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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 294-295
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to John Scott Russell
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, Westminster, London. The letter remarks that Brunel is sending, through William Jacomb, a drawing of what Brunel considers should be the principle of construction for the rudder, which he hopes might be improved upon by Russell's foreman Mr Dixon (or Dickson). Brunel also offers suggestions as to how some of the pieces might be constructed.
Date12 October 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages
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