Reference numberNLB/2/1013
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p490
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Drake & Gorham
Date29 January 1889
Description'Dear Sirs,
Will you kindly send me an account of the number of hours from September 29th to December 25 during which the engine was run for this Society, and the number for the Society of Antiquaries.
I am, yours faithfully,
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec [Assistant Secretary]'.
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