Reference numberNLB/1/506
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p388
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Ruddle
Date11 July 1887
DescriptionThe Treasurer, John Evans, has today accepted Messrs Drake & Gorham's estimate for electric lighting. They will probably begin work immediately but Rix has asked them to notify Ruddle precisely when they will start. The Messrs have been informed that Ruddle will act as the Royal Society's architect.
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