Reference numberNLB/4/574
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p234
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Mr Helmore
Date12 July 1890
DescriptionRix thanks Helmore for his memorandum of the previous day, the 20 tons [of coal] have now been delivered. However the wagons came late yesterday and interfered with the Academy traffic and he would prefer if possible that coal should be delivered before breakfast so as not to cause a nuisance to the neighbours.
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