Reference numberNLB/1/207
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p164
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Smith, Sons & Oakley
Date15 October 1886
DescriptionThe Royal Society's Mablethorpe tenant has given notice to quit and nominate a new tenant. Rix is directed by Dr [John] Evans, Treasurer, to request the Messrs to take the necessary steps in ascertaining the desirability of letting the farm to Mr Edward Howard, the proposed tenant in question. Encloses Evans' letter and that of Mr Tom Eve and asks for their return [no enclosure].
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