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Correspondence with tradesmen, 1841 - 1844

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/717

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with tradesmen, initials A-M, including letters from booksellers; instrument makers, including T. Jones; clock repairers; builders; chandlers; the Kent Water Company; merchants; horologists; the income and land tax collector; and stationers. The letters cover requests; accounts; bills; receipts; tenders; invoices; payments of taxes; routine repairs; and improvements, including the erection and specification of a new dome at Greenwich. There are letters by T. Galloway and T. Henderson, and a catalogue of S. Maynard's scientific books.


  • Creation: 1841 - 1844


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:55:55+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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