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Correspondence with Corning Glass Works, 1967-06-07 - 1967-08-08

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 37/427

Scope and Contents

Correspondence of Redman and others with Corning Glass Works regarding mirror blank requirements. There is a copy of a letter from E.L. Phillips, Sales Manager, to S.C.B. Gascoigne, 7 June 1967, concerning a meeting in Australia to discuss specifications; a letter from F. Williams, Product Engineer, to Redman, 11 July 1967, agreeing to change the specifications in line with interpretations he has outlined; and a letter from Phillips to W.L. Francis, Science Research Council, 8 August 1967, regarding the visit by Redman and others to the company's McKean Plant to inspect the Queen Elizabeth II mirror.


  • Creation: 1967-06-07 - 1967-08-08


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8 page(s)

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2007-03-15 14:50:00+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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