Letter – Martin Morrison to Read, Lucas & Read – 8 Nov 1807

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Nov 1807
Correspondent: Martin Morrison
Recipient: Read, Lucas & Read
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Messrs Reads & Lucas Sheffield				Newcastle 8 December 1807

In reply to your letter of the 5th instant decline your offer of £3-10-6 per ton for Test Bottoms having sold @ 7 with a prospect of disposing of a large quantity at that price. By Pickersgill Waggon you will receive a piece of fine Silver containing 1202/2 Oz for which credit Colonel Beaumont and remit the amount as usual.  I am etc MM

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