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Richardson, W.
Letters to the Editor: Torpedo Protectors
The Engineer
vol. 44, 31 August 1877, p. 150

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W. Richardson of Meadow Foundry, Mansfield writes; "I notice a paragraph in your last issue respecting an invention for the protection of ships against torpedoes, which invention is credited to a junior dockyard official. The plan described by you was recommended by me to the Lords of the Admiralty more than a year since, and had been under consideration long before that time even. I am still in communication on the subject, or I would send you a copy of my original recommendation, but hope to do so later on. By inserting the foregoing in your next issue you will confer a favour on…"