Letter – Richard Beaumont to Mark Skelton – 10 Jun 1786

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Jun 1786
Correspondent: Richard Beaumont
Recipient: Mark Skelton
Archive Source: WYAS BEA C3 B16 7
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I desired the favour of Mr <Beatson> to give you a small Parsell wch.  I desire the favour of you to give to Mr Beaumont of Darton when he returns home and if you will direct the inclosed letter to him you will oblige Yr Obt. Hble Svt

      R:H: Beaumont

10. June 1786

[on verso:] Mr Skelton/ Birthwaite / near Barnsley

[a second undated note from same to same might relate to the same parcel]

Mr Beaumont of Whitley presents his Comps. To Mr Skelton & desires the favour of Mr Skelton to deliver the inclosed parcel to Mr Beaumont of Darton when Mr Bt returns

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