Letter from John Wesley Hackworth to Editor, Manchester City News

Made:
1889
part of archive:
Hackworth Family Archive
maker:
Hackworth, John Wesley (b 1820 – d 1891)
and
Hackworth, Ann (b c 1818 – d 1872) (nee Turner)

‘Fabrications in circulation about the locomotive and railway system’, refers to Samuel Smiles [railway historian] and Richard Trevithick’s ‘life’ by his son. Discusses early locomotive inventions, refers to Letter sent to him from Dowlais Iron works [not complete].

Details

Extent:
5 items
Identifier:
HACK/3/1/52

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