Reference numberNLB/41/749
Alternative reference numberNLB/41 p457
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to The Secretary, Phoenix Assurance Company Limited, 19 Lombard Street, E.C.
Date19 February 1910
DescriptionThe Royal Society's telescopes, used hitherto by Sir William Huggins at his Obervatory in Tulse Hill, and insured with them for £2000, have been transferred as a gift to the University Observatory at Cambridge. The annual premium of £5 will be discontinued.
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