Letter – Joseph Richmond to Robert Macmorran – 8 May 1730

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 May 1730
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Robert Macmorran
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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To Mr Robt Macmorran		Newcastle 8 May 1730

Sr, I desire you will buy me for Mr Blacketts use Twenty casks of boneashes I would not have the Casks to hold above 18 gallons for then they will be usefull in our Litharge trade, you need not be hasty in buying them but take the best Opportunity for if they come to hand in 5 or 6 weeks time they will Answer our Demand		I am &c		JR

Let them be marked WB & please to advise me on the shipping them

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