Reference numberNLB/5/1219
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p485
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Charles Vernon Boys, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date29 January 1892
Description'Dear Mr Boys,
Mr Common gave us two 20 inch mirrors, mounted equatorially. At present one is in the possession of the Astronomer Royal & the other in that of Mr Common. If you are going to apply for one of them I must ascertain whether either of them is free. But I shall not take any steps till I learn from you what you ascertained last night from Mr Common himself.
Yours truly
Herbert Rix
Asst Sec RS [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8138Boys; Sir; Charles Vernon (1855 - 1944)1855 - 1944
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