Letter from Prudence Nightingale (nee Hackworth), Leamington to Jane Young (nee Hackworth)

Made:
1892-03-24
part of archive:
Hackworth Family Archive
maker:
Young, Jane (b 1831 – d 1914) (nee Hackworth)

The ‘bogie’ engine that Timothy Hackworth (Sr) invented in 1813 with eight wheels, ‘the invention for which the Americans claim for Mr John B Jarvis’; Mr Penn is credited with Timothy Hackworth (Sr)’s invention of the ‘Trunk’ or ‘Bain [?] engine’; Mr Napier of Glasgow presented Timothy Hackworth with a ‘Scotch Mill’ and patented the multitublar [sic] fire tube.

Details

Extent:
2 items
Identifier:
HACK/4/4/1/34

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