Letter – Nicholas Walton to William Corbett – 14 Nov 1742

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Nov 1742
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: William Corbett
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/107
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To Wm Corbett Esqr                                       	Ravensworth Castle      Nov’r 14 1742


      By the Prince Friedrich Capt Hudson Master we have sent you 4 Firkins of butter which we hope will Come safe and prove well it is made by the same person your Last years butter was had of. Yr Oates shall be taken care of, but we think it is too soon yett to buy.  & we are 

      Sir yours etc  

      Walton & Boag

P.S.  Our Acct. Ending the 30 June 1741 has laid very long before the aud’trs.  be so good as desire him to  to give it <dispatch> as the next years Ending 30 June 1742 is now come before the Board.

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