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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 322-323
TitleLetter from John Scott Russell to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from 37 Great George Street, Westminster, London. The letter reports that Mr Martin has visited Russell again about the reduced payment made to Russell for the Eastern Steam Navigation Company and expresses Russell's concern that he will be in financial difficulty if his payments are further reduced. The letter explains the monthly payments that Russell needs to receive to sustain his present rate of progress on the ship and requests Brunel look into the matter for him.
Date24 October 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages
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