Bilbrough's Plan for Guiding Balloons
- Creation: 1841 March 6
- Bilbrough, T. (Person)
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2 items: 16.6 x 5.2 cm(full balloon image), 0.7 x 5.2 cm(2-line text), 15.4 x 5.2 cm(Fig.3 image), as complete image (reverse side): 17.3 x 10.4 cm
Clipping with T. Bilbrough's plan for guiding balloons, made in response to an apparatus designed by Mr. Green, printed on the front page of The Penny Mechanic of March 6, 1841. Illustrations show the balloon as a whole and a close-up of the boiler apparatus.
The Penny Mechanic and Chemist. A Magazine of the Arts and Sciences.
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