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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-54:083
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  178 x 112mm
Extent:  4 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 4b
Language:  English
Place:  Largs
Date:  1884-07-27
Short summary:  Thanking for binoculars, and, belatedly,for letter from Herluse at sea. Manchester Ship Canal question. Accident(?) to HMS Defense and HMS Valiant. Exercises in steam tactics necessary to the Navy. Etc.
Person:  Thomson, William, 1st Baron Kelvin of Largs, 1824 (Belfast)-1907 (Largs), Chemist, Physicist, author
Person:  Hoskins, Anthony Hiley, Sir, 1828 (North Perrott, Somerset)-1901 (Pleystons Capel, Surrey), Admiral, addressee
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  HMS Defense (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  HMS Hercules (Institution)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  HMS Valiant (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in other hand on 1a.
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