Letter from Samuel Holmes, New Jersey to Robert Young

Made:
1919-11-23
part of archive:
Hackworth Family Archive
maker:
Young, Robert (b 1860 – d 1932)
and
Young, Edith Mary (b1875 - d 1954) (nee Lees)

Regarding his visit to Shildon, impressed by Shildon Mechanics Institute pressing such an interesting record as contained in their diary and journal, will contain interesting information; describes Timothy Hackworth's diary adding this to the book would add a ‘dramatic touch’; Timothy Hackworth was not a superintendent, Stephenson in 1829 directs letter to ‘Engineman’. Surviving records of Shildon Mechanics Institute cannot be located.

Details

Extent:
1 item
Identifier:
HACK/5/1/39

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