Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Salter – 1 Oct 1776

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Oct 1776
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Salter
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr John Salter						Farnacres 1st October 1776


Dear Sir

      On my coming Home from Hexham where I had been for a few days I reced. the favour of your Letter of the 25th. inst. inclosing one from Mr Finch and I desire you will be so obliging as Pay his Bill which I now return and Order us One Hundred Casks besides those contained in the inclosed Bill and we wish to receive them with all dispatch.   The last 50 are arrived and very criticaly as we are almost aground.   I desire you’ll be so kind as excuse the trouble I give you & I am Dear Sir

      yours &c

      NW Junr.

PS My Wife & Father join in best respects & in every good wish to you & yours

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