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James Brindley autographed letter signed
A short business letter, single sided, written by the engineer/canal builder James Brindley undated, written at Droitwich, Worcestershire on May 7th, probably associated with his contract to plan the Droitwich Canal, linking the town to the River Severn c.1767 - 1771Description
single sheet, 16 x 21cm, written on tracing-type paper, browned, to unnamed recipient requesting a quantity of plans be sent to Mr Joseph Dallaway at the Navigation Office, New Hall Walk, Birmingham, bearing a good clear signature signed fully 'James Brindley'Provenance
probably written between 1767 when Brindley was commissioned by Droitwich to survey the canal and 1771 when the canal was openedBibliography
vide Ward, John: The Borough of Stoke-upon-Trent. W. Lewis & Son, 1843Size
fair, some old tape strengthening and chipping to edges with loss, small areas of loss within field affecting one letterPrice
£290.00 Including VAT