Journal Entry – William Hooper – 29 Jan 1833

Document Type: Journal Entry
Date: 29 Jan 1833
Correspondent: William Hooper
Archive Source: TNA ADM 80 15
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Tuesday 29th Jany 1833

Wrote to the Board requesting authority to accede to the Alston Trustees proposal.

Received a letter from Mr Hodgson offering £30 a year for the House and Grounds at Low Byer, if the Hospital will paint and repair it, or £25 a year, and do all that is required himself, and take it for 3 years – Referred it to the Board with a recommendation to accept the latter.

Received Mr Lownds proposal for the Mills and Ores, and wrote officially to the Board the observations which occurred to me in reference to it. Also wrote to Mr Tierney in further explanation.

An application from Mr Grey to be Bailiff, with testimonials and references for character.

Received from Ridley & Co an acknowledgement of the Bills brought into Cash.

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