Letter – Nicholas Walton to Peter Mulcaster – 23 Jun 1775

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Jun 1775
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Peter Mulcaster
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 96
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Mr Mulcaster.        

      I desire the greatest Caution may be given Forster respecting the Gun & it must not be used except in defence, but give this advice only to the Person in whose possession it may be, for it should be understood in the Country that it is to be used if any Body comes to the Mill at an unreasonable hour.      I am etc

      N W Junr

Farnacres 23rd June 1775

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