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3rd?? November 1871
J?? Phillips?? Esqre
I have only been acting here for ?? ?? but from what the staff?? tells?? me I may say that the expedition could not accept the terms??
11th June 1889
C L Wragge Esqre
I duly received your letter asking me to hand over to you the Instruments at Connemara. I am quite willing to do this if you replace them by an exactly similar set delivered here: I have therefore ordered such a set which have been delivered in a satisfactory condition and I now enclose account for them the amount being £1-17-6