Reference numberNLB/19/519
Alternative reference numberNLB/19 p298
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Shand, Mason & Company
Date23 October 1899
DescriptionHer Majesty's Office of Works have been investigating the fire appliances in the building and is now furnishing the Society with new equipment. This will in future be under the superintendence of persons nominated by the Office of Works, and it will be unnecessary for the Messrs to continue their periodical inspection. Asks for an account of any charges since the last inspection.
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