Published Resources Details Letters Patent
- Improved apparatus for operating torpedoes, & c
- United states Patent Office, 14 March 1865
Specification forming part of Letters Patent No. 46,850.
"My invention consists of certain apparatus, fully described hereinafter, for so projecting from a vessel and submerging shells or torpedoes that they may be exploded without danger to the apparatus itself, the vessel from which the operations are conducted, or those whose duty it is to manage the operations."