Reference numberNLB/4/973
Alternative reference numberNLB/4 p404
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Assistant Secretary, Railway Department, Board of Trade, S.W.
Date12 December 1890
DescriptionSir William Thomson, the President, and Lord Rayligh [John William Strutt], were yesterday nominated by the Council to serve on the Committee referred to in the Assistant Secretary's letter, R 10920, of 21 November. The official letter will reach on Monday.
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