Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Salter – 12 May 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 May 1769
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Salter
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr John Salter. 						Farnacres 12th May 1769

Dear Sir

      As we are again in want of Bone Ashes we take the liberty to apply to you to Order and send us 150 Casks each containing two Winchester Bushels of loose Ashes and we should be glad to receive 50 Casks as soon as they can be had and the rem. as soon after as Convenient. In doing the above you will much oblige

             Dear Sir Your most Obed. Hble Servts

                            Walton & Smeaton

PS. Youll be so good as charge us with the amount in Lord Ravensworths Account.

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