Letter – Jonathan Hilton to John Cleaver – 29 Sep 1777

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 Sep 1777
Correspondent: Jonathan Hilton
Recipient: John Cleaver
Archive Source: AMHS H&H
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A Copy of a Letter sent John Cleaver 	Esqr.			Alston 29th Sept. 1777

Dear Sir,

I rec’d a Letter from Mr. Gilbert of the 3d Inst. and take this opportunity of acquainting you he has fixed with the agents of the Greenwich Hospital to be at Alston Wednesday Evening the 9th October to settle about the future proceedings in Lords Carlisle’s & your Lead Mine undertakings in Alstonmoor & I will be very happy to see you at the same time if possible, particularly so as I believe it is intended to begin some new Work.

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