Letter from James Cowan to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter referring to a 'War Machine' being designed by Cowan; Owen is considered a man who takes great interest in the progress of "scientific warfare; Cowan writes that his 'War Machine' is properly named a "Locomotive Land Battery".

A printed copy of the correspondence between Cowan and the Government is included under the title "My War Invention and The Government".

Note

Stamped number: 2376