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Nicholas Blake
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    The Hale-Macdonald war rocket is the subject of a paper in the Journal of the Royal United Service Institution, Volume 21, helpfully scanned by Google here: <https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=bJ4EAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA971&dq=%22hale-macdonald+war+rocket%22&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjBvJ7trsLqAhVRTxUIHWtZBdIQ6AEwAHoECAAQAg#v=onepage&q=%22hale-macdonald%20war%20rocket%22&f=false&gt; Tldr; it is an improved torpedo, but designed both for land and sea service.