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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 135-136
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to John Scott Russell
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, Westminster, London. The letter comments on the cabin plans that Russell has sent Brunel and also requests a copy of the tracing of the rudders and stern. Brunel gives instructions not to proceed with painting the ship in black and white and explains his reasons for not wanting it to be done. Brunel also requests his sketch and Russell's drawing of a small gun boat.
Date25 June 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages
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