Letter from Robert Young Pickering, Conheath, Dumfries to Robert Young, Haywards Heath

Made:
1921-03-03
part of archive:
Hackworth Family Archive
maker:
Young, Robert (b 1860 – d 1932)
and
Young, Edith Mary (b1875 - d 1954) (nee Lees)

Glad that Robert Young’s book is for ‘the layman’ a more technical paper will be presented to the Newcomen Society; discusses how Sir Goldsworthy Gurney was the inventor of the ‘steam blast/jet’ which was applied on steamboats and locomotives; are there letters showing connection between Hackworth and Gurney?; encloses letters and John Glass's address (not present).

Details

Extent:
4 items
Identifier:
HACK/5/1/96

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