Grace & Freeman Chelsea Oct 26th 1833
Above I hand you Invoice of the weight of 300 P[iece]s of Ref[ine]d Lead shipped as above, the first delivery of your Purchase of 2000 P[iece]s of Mr Hodgson on 26th of Septr last
I expect to ship 600 P[iece]s in two vessels next week of which you shall be duly advised.
You may rely on every attention on my part both as to the quality of the lead and expence of shipping the Freight of lead to London never varies being always charged
Messrs Grace & Freeman Chelsea
I now hand you weight of 900 P[iece]s WB Refined Lead shipped as above being part of the 2000 P[iece]s of you last purchase. I expect next week to ship the remainder.
Yours Sir BJ
Nov 2 1833
William Parker Esq
I hand you invoice of 2000 P[iece]s WB Lead purchased of Mr Hodgson in Augt last. I beg to call your attention to the Payment of £1335-7s-2d due on the 8th inst upon your purchase of 8th March last and £198-9s-6d for 50 Casks of Litharge due July last.
You will oblige me by paying in due course the am[oun]t and interest upon the £198-9s-6d from July to the 8th of Novr to Mr B[eaumon]ts credit with Messrs Batson Berry & Co at Messrs Glyns & Co.
Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co
I have to acknowledge the rec[ei]pt of your two fav[our]rs of the 30th & 31st ult. And now hand you weight of two Pieces of fine Silver as above forwarded at the above dates, to your address as usual, by Jackson & co Waggon. I note your payment to W Bt credit with Batson & Co at Glyns & Co for the net Proceeds of a piece of fine silver amounting to £612-14s-6d. Messrs Cox & Payser & Co can have 30 or 40 Tons of Litharge in ten days fro
Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co
I received your lre (letter) of the 2nd inst on Monday and having an engagement early that morning at Bywell I was prevented answering it until my return today.
My lre to you of Saturday last would have cross yours of same date and would supply you with all the information required as to the time when we could deliver Messrs Cox Payser & Co 35 Tons of Litharge. I have not received any instructions from them for shipment but will immediately
Messrs Walker Parker & Co Newcastle Nov 7 1833
I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of yesterdays date covering the cheque <from> Lambton & Co value £401..22..3 which is carried to the credit of your Ac[coun]t for 100 Casks of Litharge purchased of TWB[eaumon]t Esq in Dec[ember]1832
Messrs Grace & Freeman Chelsea Nov 9th 1833
On the other side I hand you an Invoice of 300 P[iece]s Refined Lead shipped on Board the Allen Capt Jons, part of your Purchase in June last and above of 600 P[iece]s Refined Lead part of your Purchase in Sept last. The remaining 200 P[iece]s pf this purchase will be shipped next week of which shall advise in due course. BJ
Tho[ma]s Key Esq London Nov 9th 1833
I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 6th inst covering 13 together am[oun]ts to £1690.6.10 which with £3000 paid to F.H. & Co on the 5th inst we carry to the credit of the London Works. We further credit the London works with the payment of £2061.12.1 paid to Messrs <Intock> & Co for the repairs of the Wh[ar]f Wall, debiting Mr Beaumonts private Acct with the same. At your request the invoice of the 70 Casks of Lit
Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co London
I am this day favoured with your letter of the 9th inst and one from Mr Key enclosing 13 Bills together value £ 1690.6.10 ch/w with £3000 paid you on the 5thnst we carry to the credit of the London Works as also £2061.12.1 paid to Messrs <Intock> & Co for the repairs to the Limehouse Wh[ar]f Wall debiting Mr B[eaumon]ts private account with their several Sums. Mr Key states that he expects to receive back from The <Lever> Lee C
Messrs Grace & Freeman 13 Nov 1833
I beg to hand you Invoice of 2000 P[iece]s WB Lead purchased by you of Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co as above.
I am Sir GB
Messrs Cox Payser & Co
I beg reference to Mr Backhouse Lrs (letters) to you of the 11th and 13th inst advising the shipment of 84 Casks of Litharge to Messrs Sigars & Co and 17 Casks to your order at Gainsbro. On the other side I hand you Invoice of weight of 17 Casks shipped on board the Britain Captain Wise to your address in London and above Invoice of the whole 118 Casks. The shipping Charges of the above 118 Casks amount to £2-18s –which may as well remain unsettled un
Finlay Hodgson & Co London Nov 16 1833
I am favoured with your letter of the 13th inst covering the sale of a piece of fine Silver and the payment of the net proceeds after deducting £19.10.6 in Account of Mr<K… Trout> Esq to Mr Beaumonts credit with Glynn & Co. I have received instructions from Cox Payser & Co to weigh off the 2000 P[iece]s Lead which they wish to remain on the Wharf for the present but to pay for it deducting 2 1/2 per Cent Discount as we could
Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co London Nov 23 1833
I have duly rec[eived] your esteemed fav[our] of the 20th inst advising the sale of a piece of fine Silver and Payment of the net Proceeds am[ountin]g to £439.14.8 to Mr B[eaumon]ts credit at Glynns & Co. BJ
Finlay Hodgson & Co 24 Nov 1833
I had the pleasure to address you yesterday & am this morning favoured with your lre (letter) of the 22nd Inst advising the rec[eip]t of £527-1- from Messrs Cox Payser & Co for Lith[earge] & pay[ment] of the same to Mr B[eaumon]ts credit at Glyn & Co. I also note your further Receipt of £1969-4/- from the same parties in 11 Bills three of which value £215 are due, & paid to Mr B[eaumon]ts credit at Glyn & Co
Jos[ia]h Blogs Esq Nov 30th 1833
In answer to your letter of the 28th Inst our present prices of WB Litharge is £15/10 per ton deliverd at Blaydon.
The shipping charges will be 31/- for each fifty Casks & the same charge would be made for any less quantity.
I am Sir BJ
Tho[ma]s Key Esq Nov 30th 1833
I have duly rec[eived] your letter of the 15 Inst advising the payments of £411.5.9 to Messrs Finlay & Co to be placed to the credit of the Lon[don] Works. If Messrs Grace & Freeman are correct in the copy of the invoice under date of trhe 8 March it is clear Mr Backhouse must have made a mistake in making it out. The weight should be 455 “ “7 and not 445 “ “7 The money statement in the invoice is correct & you must please to
Finlay & Co 30th Nov 1833
I have duly rec[eived] your letters of the 23rd & 27th Inst advising the payment of £586.5.2 to Mr B[eaumon]ts credit at Glyns arising from the sale of a piece of Silver and [£]290-11-10 rec[eived] from Grace & Co on A/C of 300 P[iece]s Ref[ined]Lead.
I am glad to hear you have made a Sale to Maltby & Co of 10,000 P[iece]s & await the usual copy of Contract.
I have sold 2000 P[iece]s to Locke Blackett & Co on the same terms.
30th November 1833
I am fav[oure]d with your letter of the 28 Inst this morning covering Messrs Maltbys contract for the 10,000 P[iece]s Lead of which Mr Crawhall has this day shipped 1,800 P[iece]s and will ship the same q[uanti]ty next week.
Mr Key states in his letter of the 15th that he has paid to you a cheque for [£]411-5-9 to Mr Beaumonts Credit to be placed to the credit of the Lon[don] works. You do not mention that payment in your letters written since that date. I has t
Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co London Dec 4th 1833
I am favoured with your letter of the 2nd inst enclosing Mr Keys with 18 Bills amounting to £1167-15-9 which with £1877-11-2 paid to you by Cheque is carried to the credit of Mr Beaumonts London Works. BJ
Tho[ma]s Key Esq London Dec 4th 1833
I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of of the 2nd inst enclosing 18 Bills am[ountin]g to £1167..15..9 which with £1877..11..2 paid by Cheque to Messrs F[inla]y & H[odgson] is carried to the credit of Mr B[eaumon]ts London Works. BJ
Messrs Walker Parker & Co Newcastle Dec 5th 1833
I am this day advised by Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co of your having paid them £4363-13-2 to be carried to the Credit of your Acc[oun]t with TWBeaumont Esq
I am also advised of your having purchased of the same Party 10,000 P[iece]s WB Lead and enclose an Order for the delivery of the same. BJ
Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co London Dec 5th 1833
I have received your letter of the 3rd inst advising the receipt of £4363-14-2 from Messrs Walker Parker & Co and Payment of the same to to Mr Beaumonts credit at Glyns & Co. I note your sale of 10,000 P[iece]s to Walkers Parker & Co and hand you a statement of our Stocks at Blaydon. Should you effect a further sale of 10,000 P[iece]s to <there> <Parties> as you anticipate I beg to call your attention to our Stoc
Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co London Dec 7th 1833
I have to advise you of having yesterday forwarded to your address as usual by Jackson & Co Waggon a Piece of fine silver weighing 1642 3/4 Ounces which you will please to dispose of to the best advantage. BJ
Finlay & Co Dec 9th 1833
I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 6th inst enclosing Walker & Cos contracts for 20000 P[iece]s of Lead. I have this day sold to Messrs Locke Blackett & Co 3,000 P[iece]s One half Ref[ined] Selected & One half Com[mon] including 1/10 Slag at £14/10 & £15. Also to James & Co 2200Ref[ine]d at £15 & 800 Com[mon] at £14/10 usual credit from date of Contract.
I shall not make any further
Grace & Freemen Dec 9th 1833
Annexed I hand you Inv[oice] of 300P[iece]s WB Ref[ine]d Lead of the first quality shipped on board the Galena J[oh]n Cooper Master, which I trust will shortly be safely with you.
The ship has been detained since Saturday by the weather, but I think she will get away today.
I am Sir GB