Ref NoDM1306/11/1/2/folio 395
TitleLetter from W. Beardmore to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from Deptford, London. The letter gives Brunel the best information that Beardmore has relating to the velocity of paddle wheel vessels, detailing the dimensions of the paddle wheel and floats, the number of floats, the weight of the shaft above water, the revolutions per minute of the wheel and the speed of the ship.
Date9 November 1855
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page


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