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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 241
TitleLetter from John Yates, secretary of the Eastern Steam Navigation Company, to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from the Eastern Steam Navigation Company, London. The letter encloses a copy of a resolution passed at a meeting of the Committee of Works of the Eastern Steam Navigation Company and requests Brunel send him, as soon as possible, a report to be distributed to the company shareholders. The letter also includes a copy of a resolution passed at a meeting of the Committee of Works held on the 25th September 1855. The resolution requests Brunel put before the committee a plan for the fittings and accommodation required for the crew stores and general necessities for the ship's conduct and passenger use and requests Brunel report on the possible accommodation at Liverpool and Birkenhead for grounding the ship between voyages for repairs.
Date26 September 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page
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