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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 373-374
TitleLetter from John Scott Russell to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from 37 Great George Street, Westminster, London. The letter sends Brunel the drawings of the paddle wheel with the most recent alterations and the drawings of the stern post, the rudder and the tail pieces of the stern bearing. Russell also sends a specification of the paddle wheels and appendages and is waiting for the specification of the stern bearing and appendages until Brunel approves of it. The letter also informs Brunel that the experimental screw is rearranged according to his last instructions.
[See also DM162/10/12/folio 254]
Date2 November 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages
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