Reference numberNLB/1/361
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p259
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Horne, Son & Eversfield, Great George Street
Date24 January 1887
DescriptionMr Taylor of the Office of Works advises Rix to apply to the Messrs concerning the Royal Society's boiler which has been replaced. Rix wishes to know if they will sell the old boiler by private tender. They are anxious to have it removed as soon as possible as it presently obstructs the roadway.
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