Reference numberNLB/71/917
Alternative reference numberNLB/71 p474
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to G. H. Monson Esq., Springfield Park, Acton, W3
Date7 December 1928
DescriptionReplies that the Royal Society purchased the freeform land in Acton in 1732, and recorded as 'the estate of Mr. Pannet of Kensington............ of about 48 acres of arable land.'
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