Silver salver, presented to Sir Francis Petit Smith
Silver salver, presented to Sir Francis Petit Smith. Petit Smith's screw propeller convinced Isambard Kingdom Brunel to change the S.S. 'Great Britain' to screw propulsion.
- Marine Engines
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overall (estimated weight): Heigjht = 55 mm x Width = 815 mm x Depth = 510 mm, 7 kg
- Smith, Sir Francis Petit
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