Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 306
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to John Scott Russell
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, Westminster, London. The letter mentions that Mr Blake, of Watt & Co, has noticed, while viewing the old drawings of the screw propeller, a possible weakness in the screw blades at the root and Brunel asks to meet Russell before the blades are cast so that they can discuss the matter.
Date18 October 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page


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