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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 238
TitleLetter from John Scott Russell to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from 37 Great George Street, Westminster, London. The letter confirms that both Russell's assistant and William Jacomb have made the calculations that Brunel requested for the weights and centre of gravity of the ship and that Russell ordered them not to compare notes until after both sets of calculations were completed. Russell confirms that now the comparison between the two sets of calculations can be made.
Date21 September 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page
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