Reference numberNLB/1/552
Alternative reference numberNLB/1 p405
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Drake & Gorham, 2 Princes Mansions, Victoria Street, S.W.
Date26 July 1887
DescriptionThe Treasurer, John Evnas, has accepted Messrs Crossley Bros' estimate and the Society has, in accordance with Messrs Drake & Gorham's wish, forwarded the order direct to Messrs Crossley's with the stipulation that the work is to be performed to the satisfaction of their firm. As a post script Rix queries who will enlarge the hole in the wall for the exhaust pipe.
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