Reference numberMS/426/73
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p45
TitleCopy letter from [John William] Lubbock, Treasurer of the Royal Society; to Messrs. L & H Ranking and Co. 17 St. Helens' Place, Bishopsgate Street
Date26 May 1843
DescriptionInforms that the Royal Society will pay L & H Ranking and Co £162.2, if the company agrees to pay for the instrument made by Mr. Jones, which comes to £130. States that Mr. Robinson has repeated attempted to get an invoice for the instrument in question. [No more information is given regarding the instruments].
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