Letter – Hugh Boag to William Corbett – 13 Feb 1743

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Feb 1743
Correspondent: Hugh Boag
Recipient: William Corbett
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/107
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To Wm Corbett Esq.                 Ravensworth Castle 13th February 1742/3


      We put on Board the George above Ten days Since 25 Quarters of Oats in 50 Sacks for you which hope you will receive before this reaches your hand and have other 25 quarters ready to send by the Next trip the Ship makes if the Sacks is carefully returned.

      Please to pardon the not having notice Sooner for it was a Neglect of a person not giving us Notice of the Ships Sailling.  I am for Mr Nicho Walton & Self.

      Sir your very Hble Servt

      Hugh Boag

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