Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Salter – 7 May 1776

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 May 1776
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Salter
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr John Salter							Farnacres 7th May 1776


Dear Sir

      Instead of One Hundred Casks of Bone Ashes I desire you will order us One Hundred and Fifty Casks and as I find we are in immediate want beg we may have Fifty with all possible expedition.

	I got home very well on Sunday and had the pleasure of to meet my Family in good Health I am

      Dear Sir Yours &c NW Junr.

PS Be so good as forward the inclosed by peny post

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