Reference numberHINCH 10/57
TitleLetter; Ford, Rhodes & Fore, Chartered Accountants London, to 8th Earl of Sandwich.
DescriptionDrawing his attention to the proposal by other parties to acquire the rights in the Ouse Navigation and form a company. A public meeting to consider the matter further is to be held at Bedford next Thursday. The engineer involved Mr. Cooper, is a respectable and comptent man. The question of buying existing rights must be examined carefully. The scheme of reopening the Navigation could be made to be a profitable concern for investors and a great benefit to the district.
Date12th May 1891
CreatorNameMontagu family, Earls of Sandwich of Hinchingbrooke
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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