Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 301-302
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to William Jacomb
DescriptionWritten from Torquay. The letter explains that Brunel has been considering the best way to calculate the centre of gravity of different parts of the ship and has worked out what he thinks the best method to be. The letter lists the headings under which Brunel wants Jacomb to work and emphasises the importance of Brunel having these calculations for his work on the plans for launching the ship.
Date15 October 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages



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