Reference numberNLB/70/98
Alternative reference numberNLB/70 p53
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Chief Customs Officer; His Majesty's Customs, Tilbury Dock, Essex
Date4 January 1927
DescriptionAuthorises the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company to act as Agents of the Royal Society, and to transport cases of scientific instruments shipped from Bombay on the S.S. "Razmak". Encloses a letter from the Director of the Geodetic Branch of the Survey of India, containing a description of the instruments. [Enclosure not present.]
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