Letter from John Wesley Hackworth, Priestgate Engine Works, Darlington to Editor, ‘The Engineer’

Made:
1857-08-14
part of archive:
Hackworth Family Archive
maker:
Hackworth, John Wesley (b 1820 – d 1891)
and
Hackworth, Ann (b c 1818 – d 1872) (nee Turner)

Copy of letter to the editor, editor has a right to challenge authenticity of anything that he publishes, his information is ‘beyond dispute’ ‘I am confident in the right of the late Mr Timothy Hackworth to the sole merit of the disputed discovery’ ‘I challenge the whole scientific world to disprove any assertion’.

Details

Extent:
1 item
Identifier:
HACK/3/1/21

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