Reference numberNLB/2/101
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p84
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs D Smith Sons & Oakley, Waterloo Place
Date16 January 1888
DescriptionEnquiry on behalf of George Gabriel Stokes, the President of the Royal Society, in the absence of the Treasurer, regarding whether any action should be taken on a notice from the Metropolitan Board of Works of the pulling down or altering of a wall seperating 57 Basinghall Street from the next building, a house for which the Royal Society own the ground rent.
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