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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 119-120
TitleMemorandum Made at Mr J. Scott Russell's Great George Street Westminster May 27th 1855 of what has been done and what is to be done - on the following points
DescriptionThe Memorandum lists several areas of the ship and describes the progress being made, whether drawings are being made, items are being constructed or whether the matter has not been looked at. The Memorandum covers the masts, the experiment for heating steam, steam boats and life boats, cabins, bow steerer, the outside gangway, launching, the mode of supplying coal and checking expenditure, experiments on knocking down steam, the power for capstans, pumps etc and the arrangements for dealing with fire.
Date27 May 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages
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