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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 122-123
TitleLetter from J. Scott Russell to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from 37 Great George Street, Westminster, London. The letter informs Brunel that the arrangements are now complete for the improved dynamometer and that the diagrams are much better and are ready for Brunel's inspection. The letter also updates Brunel on the injecting apparatus, the bow steerer apparatus and improvements that Russell has made with his drawing workforce, although Russell is in general critical of Mr Ferguson's methods of planning the design of masts, spars, rigging and so on.

See also DM162/10/12/folio 248.
Date7 June 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages
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