Title:
PP/GC/LE/158 Letter from Sir G.C.Lewis, to Henry John Temple, third Viscount Palmerston, regarding artillery trials, and the Cannock Chase plan [for a central arsenal], 11 April [1861]
Date:
11/04/1862
Content:
Letter from Sir George Cornewall Lewis, second Baronet, [Secretary of State for War], War Office, [London], to Henry John Temple, third Viscount Palmerston: Mr Whitworth has been preparing a 120 pounder gun, which is now nearly ready. He expects it to pierce the `Warrior' target. Lewis has not overlooked the Cannock Chase plan. He will prepare a memorandum relating to it before the second loan estimate is agreed. 11 Apr [1862]
Extent:
One paper
License:
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Subject:
Joseph Whitworth, mechanical engineer
Cannock Chase, Cannock, Staffordshire
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