|Alternative reference number
|Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Secretary, The Institution of Mechanical Engineers
|17 October 1905
|The decease of Sir E H Carbutt created a vacancy in the Governing Body of the National Physical Laboratory to which the President and Council of the Royal Society have to appoint on the recommendation of the Council of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Asks the Secretary to move his Council for a recommendation for a representative to serve on the General Board of the Laboratory until December 1909.