Under Secretary for Public Works

Letter by H C Russell, 19 May 1871

May 19, 2009

392 Sydney Observatory 19 May 1871 Sir In acknowledging the receipt of your letter of the 13th Instant, I have the honor to inform that my letter was sent to the Station Master at Muswellbrook and not to the Traffic Manager at Newcastle.

Letter by H C Russell, 17 April 1871

April 17, 2009

357 Sydney Observatory 17 April 1871 Sir In February last I wrote to the Railway Station Master Muswellbrook the letter of which I now enclose a copy and to which I have received no answer. I have therefore to request that he may be called upon to answer that letter and enable me to trace a valuable set of Instruments which have been on the road from Sydney to Inverell many months.