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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 194
TitleLetter from C. Claxton to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from London. The letter mentions that Claxton has managed to get hold of a tracing of the ship the Duke of Wellington and that someone will alter it to show the sails as well as a plan for a patented method of lowering boats. Claxton mentions that his only concern about the plan appears to have been remedied in the working model and in the actual trials.
Date7 August 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page
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