Letter – Nicholas Walton to William Corbett – 6 Dec 1736

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Dec 1736
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: William Corbett
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 105
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To Wm Corbett

Sr                                                                                   Ravensworth Castle  Decr 6th  1736

	Inclosed I send you the Accot of Recets & payments from the 14th to the 30th November last, upon Accot of the Derwentwater Estate by wch there reman’d then in my hand Two Hundred & Fifty Eight Pounds Nineteen Shillings & Ninepence Farthing.

	Within this month I have Recd about Two Hundred pounds & have this day Inclosed to Hercules Baker Esqr Bills vallue £420.8.51/2 wch I give you the Trouble of Inclosed as he has not acknowledged the Recets of the last you wll therefore be pleased to take the trouble of sending them to him & Desire he wll for the Future acknowledge the Recets of Bills by the return of the post

	I have recd Sevll fresh proposals for that pt of the Derwentwater Estate wch was advertized for three weeks when the three weeks advertizemt is over I will Send you a List of the whole I am Sr Your most Obt & most Hble Servt

      Nichos Walton

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