Reference numberNLB/69/600
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p318
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to R. M. Dixon Esq., Thearne Hall, Near Beverley
Date16 June 1926
DescriptionReplies that very little can be found out about the residence of Dr. Joseph Priestley in Leeds other than in reference books, which Dixon probably already knows about. Mentions Mill Hill but does not know if the property is still standing. Suggests Dixon ask the local antiquaries who may know,
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