The round-headed rudders are now universally acknowledged to be much
superior in every respect to the square headed rudders of the ships of the
Navy; and I am very anxious that these should be introduced into all
ships to be built in the King's Yards, and provided for in the contracts made in
future for ships of war to be built in the Merchant's Yards.
[On the Mode of Improving the Navy, in Naval Chronicle Vol. V, p 131. Quoted in The Mariner's Mirror Vol. 30 (1944), p 167.]
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