|Alternative reference number||NLB/5 p120|
|Title||Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Honorable F L Wood, Secretary, Charterhouse School|
|Date||12 May 1891|
|Description||Rix informs Wood that Dr Martin Duncan has intimated to the Council of the Royal Society his retirement from the Governing Body of Charterhouse, and asks if it would be premature to announce his successor at their next meeting. He supposes that confirmation that the resignation has been accepted will be necessary before doing so.|
Annotated with 'unofficial' at the head of the letter.