Letter – Nicholas Walton to John King – 30 Nov 1742

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Nov 1742
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John King
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/107
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To Mr John King.           					Ravensworth Castle November 30th 1742

       Your Letters came to hand in Course in answer to which you may Send us your Recets for the Salary, due to you as Courtkeeper and a Bill for the Ballance for the future what money you receive for times when we are not at Keswick it will be proper to pay such into Mr Joseph Pearson the Bailiffs hands and then they will come regularly to us.

       You were before desired to Send us Coppys of the Several Suit Rolls for Keswick and Thornthwaite attested by you, as they have been produced at the Several Courts you have held; and as you have not complyed therewith, we again repeat our desire that they may be Sent to us, as soon as you can.   If You'll Oblige

       Your Hble Servts

       Nicho Walton Hugh Boag 

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