Letter from Thomas Ball, as Chief Engineer of the steamer 'Nelly' at Lagos, to the Assistant Colonial Secretary in Lagos, regarding repairs necessary to render the vessel serviceable, 14 August 1878. Photocopy.
Letter from Thomas Ball as Chief Engineer of the steamer 'Nelly' (photocopy)
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS.Afr.s.1890
- Dates of Creation1878
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 ff.
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Administrative / Biographical History
Thomas Ball, Chief Engineer of the steamer 'Nelly.
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Listed as no. 1285 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).
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