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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 109-110
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to John Scott Russell
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, Westminster, London. The letter originally accompanied a sketch for a 'last resource' boat which he hopes Russell will improve. The letter also requests Russell organise work on the bow steerer and expresses his frustration that there appears to be a delay in the production of drawings which he fears may have disastrous effects on the project. The letter also comments on whether Russell or the Company is responsible for finding the manpower and funding for the various drawings.
Date27 May 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages
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