Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Tweddell – 23 May 1776

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 May 1776
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Tweddell
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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Messrs Walton and Smeaton present their most respectful complements to Mr Tweddle, are much obliged to him for his attention to them, in transmitting a copy of Mr. Lowis’s Information Mr Peters will as they expect most certainly call at Darlington on his return from London & they doubt not will have from Mr. Lowis himself a Confirmation of what is set forth in his Affidavit Mr Smeaton being in the Country is glad to have the opportunity of returning his particular respects

Golden Lyon Hexham

Wednesday Evening

23 May 1776
Although not named, the mention in a subsequent letter of Mr Tweddell of Unthank suggests this was the recipient. John Tweddell was the owner of Unthank

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