Letter from Anne Trevithick to Francis Trevithick Regarding Captain Alder, Tanks on Warships and Mr. Dickinson

Made:
1800-1876
part of archive:
Papers relating to Francis Trevithick's biography of his father Richard Trevithick
maker:
Trevithick, Francis

Anne Trevithick (1800-1876; later Anne Ellis), sister of Francis Trevithick, discusses Richard Trevithick’s partnership with Mr. Dickinson for patents: ‘My mother says that Mr. Dickinson had no mechanical knowledge, but poor genius [Richard Trevithick], having no funds of his own, was compelled to take a partner...’. (1 sheet/3pp.) Dated 22 February, no year. With typed notes [late 1900s] by an unknown source.

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Extent:
1 sheet
Identifier:
TREVF/4/149
Subject:
Railways

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