Letter – Nicholas Walton to William Corbett – 23 Apr 1742

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Apr 1742
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: William Corbett
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 107
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To William Corbett Esqr 					Ravensworth Castle April 23. 1742


      We have put on Board of Capt. John Calvert 60 Newcastle Chalders of main Team Coales, which I expect will make out about 112 Chalders London measure, & I hope will give Content. The Invoice Bill of Loading & Charter Party you have inclosed and for the value we will next post draw as usual on J. Bell Esq.  The Ship is I expect Saild & I am Sir Yours &c

      N. Walton

Newcastle  April 20.1742

Invoice of a Cargo of Coales Ship’d for Greenwich Hospitall by order of Messrs Walton & Boag on Board the John and jane of Whitby John Calvert Mastr. And Consign’d to William Corbett Esqr vizt.

60 Cha[lde]rs of Team Coale at 10/6 per Cha[lde]r	        £31 10  0

8 Keele dues at 13s/4d                                     5  6  8 

Duke of Richmonds duty at 12d                              3  0  6 

Towns duty at 5d                                           1  5  0 

Charter Party                                                 3  6

Bills of Loading                                              1  0 1/2


									        £41  6  8 1/2
Invoice appended.

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