Letter – Hugh Boag to William Corbett – 10 Jul 1741

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Jul 1741
Correspondent: Hugh Boag
Recipient: William Corbett
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 107
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      Ravensworth Castle July 10, 1741

To William Corbett Esqr.


      Inclosed is our Cash Acct. for Last Month by which you will Please to Observe there is a Balance due from us to the Hospital of £510.16.10.  We have this day sent Mr Wood a bill on Mr Bell for the last Loading of Coales amounting to £46.3.7 ½ payable 14 days after date on Acct. of the Rents of the Derwentwater Estate.

      We have recd. The Boards Minutes of the 1st July Inst & that  […] Observe their order  & give them Ansr. As Soon as we can Justly Learn if Characters of the Persons they Mention. I am for Mr Walton and myself Sr Your &c  

      Hugh Boag

PS  You shall have in a [post] or two Mr Fenwick’s Letter returnd  (he is a Corn mercht. In Newcastle ) as to Maughan we know Little of him as yet.

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