Reference numberMS/427/415
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p80
TitleCopy letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Captian Webb, Deputy Master, Trinity House
Date25 February 1885
DescriptionGive thanks on behalf of the Council for the offer of the Elder Brethen of Trinity House. This is to allow Fellows to witness experiments on lighthouse illuminations currently taking place on South Foreland.
Physical descriptionSmall tear in centre of page
Access statusOpen
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