Letter – Nicholas Walton to Thomas Tweedale – 26 Dec 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 26 Dec 1770
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Thomas Tweedale
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr Thomas Tweedale.           					Farnacres 26th Decemr 1770

Dear Sir

      As we are in want of an Experienced Workman in the Refining way at Langley Mill we take the liberty of making application to you and desire you will be so obliging if it can be done without inconvenience to the Governors and Companys Works, as let us have one of your Workmen, qualified as above and willing to enter into the Service of Greenwich Hospital.  We are 

      Dear Sir your most Hble Servt 

      Walton & Smeaton 

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