A letter to Richard Trevithick from Davies Giddy regarding Trevithick's results from his first trial of the Herland pole steam engine

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Collection of letters to Richard Trevithick, mainly concerning the design and efficiency of steam-engines
Made:
1816-02-15-1815-02-15
part of archive:
Collection of letters to Richard Trevithick, mainly concerning the design and efficiency of steam-engines
maker:
Gilbert, Davies
A letter to Richard Trevithick from Davies Giddy regarding Trevithick's results from his first trial of the Herland pole steam engine A letter to Richard Trevithick from Davies Giddy regarding Trevithick's results from his first trial of the Herland pole steam engine

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The letter is addressed to Trevithick in Penzance, Cornwall. Gilbert's working for the duty figure of 57 million is quoted in the main text of the letter.

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MS/0347/6
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