Reference numberNLB/2/763
Alternative reference numberNLB/2 p372
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Manager, Lost Property Office, Great Eastern Railway, Liverpool Street Station
Date1 November 1888
DescriptionAsks for information about how to recover a minute-book marked 'Miscellaneous Committees' left by the Royal Society Senior Secretary, Dr Michael Foster, in the first class smoking compartment of the Doncaster train which left Cambridge at 11.14 and arrived at Liverpool Street at 12.25 today.
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