Monday, 12 January 2009
Thursday 11 January, 1894
Mr Russell (from Messrs Johnson & Phillips) called about the laying of the electric main. Mr Jordan Superintt of the park came with reference to proposed laying of gas & electric mains inside avenue. He arranged to have trial openings made to see whether
roots of trees would there would be interference with the roots of trees. He called again on Saturday & arranged that Col. Wheatley should come down to settle the question in two or three days’ time.
William Christie, Astronomer Royal