Letter – Martin Morrison to Paris McCausland & Co – 1 Aug 1817

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Aug 1817
Correspondent: Martin Morrison
Recipient: Paris McCausland & Co
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 6
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      N’Castle 1 August 1817

Messrs Paris & Co

I am favored with your Letter of the 29 Ult & have noted down 50 Tons of Lead at £19 pFor for Acct of Arch.d Paris Esqr. There are several small vessels here, going to St Petersburgh Town with Grindstones @ 10s pTon and 2/3 Port charges, at which Lead may be freighted & I am informed 6s/pTon Is asked for Cronstadt. I will thank you to inform me to which place you give the preference. – I Credit your Acct £18.16.10 pd into Messrs Pol & Co

I am etc   	MM

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