St Patrick's Dublin
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Sat Nov 6 16:26:57 GMT 2004
That's possible. Interpreting manuscript accounts can be tricky at
times, and as I've not seen the originals, I can't say for sure.
P.S. With regards to graphite, my father & I experimented with using
the powder instead of grease, on the running-boards for the Hastings
Stays at St James, Trowbridge, when he was Tower-keeper there. The
extra cost out-weighed any benefits gained.
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