Memorandum relating to the London docks

Scope and Content

Manuscript memorandum, possibly dating from c1825-1830, addressed to 'Messrs. Gibson's, Bankers, London', describing the facilities and extent of the London docks.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information available at present.


Single item.

Access Information

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

228 x 182mm

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Custodial History

This volume was enclosed in John Ramsey MacCulloch's Principles of Political Economy (Edinburgh and London, 1825), originally given to Joseph Hume by the author. It is now held in the Goldsmith's Library (Ref: GL Cat 24417).

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