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Autograph Letter Signed ‘W.Fairbairn’, to E.T.Wright, discussing Wright’s patent for oblique joints, explaining that it would not “in so far as regards strength compensate for the extra labour and complexity which it involves”

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Autograph Letter Signed ‘W.Fairbairn’, to E.T.Wright, discussing Wright’s patent for oblique joints, explaining that it would not “in so far as regards strength compensate for the extra labour and complexity which it involves”

by FAIRBAIRN, Sir William

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Manchester, 8 April 1857. A good one page example, 7 x 4 inches. “I am a great advocate for simplicity in construction ...” Sir William Fairbairn (1789-1874), engineer, established ship building works in London (1835-49), patented principle of wrought-iron girders for use in bridge construction.

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Title
Autograph Letter Signed ‘W.Fairbairn’, to E.T.Wright, discussing Wright’s patent for oblique joints, explaining that it would not “in so far as regards strength compensate for the extra labour and complexity which it involves”
Author
FAIRBAIRN, Sir William
Book condition
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Place of Publication
Manchester, 8 April 1857

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