Letter from Ron Dobie to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

This manuscript letter refers to the possible purchase of Burton Rooms [Burton Street, London] by Owen. Dobie explains he contacted the owner regarding the dilapidated state of the building and urging him to lower the price in recognition of this; Owen is told that due to Crowther's [the owner] poor state of health he "is anxious on this business"; Owen advised by Dobie to make the most of the bargain that has presented itself.


Stamped number: 136