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Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 389
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to John Scott Russell
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, Westminster, London. The letter exclaims at Russell's estimate for the cost of erecting a travelling crane and believes that Brunel could get the work done for a much smaller sum from his first makers. The letter suggests a way of sharing the costs and offers to include the ownership of the crane in Russell's payment.
Date8 November 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page
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