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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 31-33
TitleLetter from William Rowett to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from Liverpool. The letter discusses Rowett's views on the proper way that the masts and rigging of Brunel's large ship should be arranged and expresses his hope that, by having a conversation with Captain Claxton he can better express his views. Rowett particularly mentions his and Brunel's differing opinions as to the correct location for the foremast and the quantity of sail it should carry.
Date10 March 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent3 pages
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