Draft letter from Grimshaw[?] to the management committee of the Stockton and Darlington Railway Company

Made:
1828-07-12
part of archive:
Leonard Raisbeck Archive

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

The letter raises objections to the extension of the railway to Middlesbrough and outlines the course of action that will be taken to oppose the bill.

Details

Extent:
1 item
Identifier:
RAIS/4/3/5
Transcription:
To the Committee Managemant of the Stockton & Darl’n Railway Co.

Gentleman
The Resolut’n passed at the last Gen’l Meeting of the Comp’y [illegible] remuneration to the [illegible] who attended in London during the progress of the Bill for extending the Railway to Middlesbro’ appear’s to be objectionable on several gro’ds. We in justice to [illegible] you to notify our dissent to [illegible] being acted upon. We also request you will have the goodness to [illegible] Clerk of the Comp’y to be prepared to [illegible] to the next Gen’l Meeting a staten’t of all the specific items of expenditure relative to the above Bill made up to the period at which such meeting may take place.

We are gentlemen
Y’r most ob’d Serv’t

12 July 1828

Browse this archive