|Alternative reference number||NLB/44 p390|
|Title||Copy letter from Alfred Bray Kempe, Treasurer of the Royal Society to The Secretary, HM Treasury|
|Date||4 October 1911|
|Description||'Esdalemuir Observatory. |
I beg to make application for the payment of £500 (Five Hundred Pounds), being the second moiety of the grant of £1000 for 1911-12 in aid of the expenses of the Magnetic Observatory at Eskdalemuir.
I should be glad if you would arrange for the payment to be made to the Royal Society's Trusts Account at Messrs Robarts, Lubbock & Co.'