Letter – Thomas Crawhall to Read, Lucas & Read – 8 Jun 1802

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Jun 1802
Correspondent: Thomas Crawhall
Recipient: Read, Lucas & Read
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Mess. Read Lucas & Reads    					Newcastle 8th June 1802



      Yours of the 2d. Inst. was forwarded to Mr Blackett in the Country who has returned it me to answer.   I have been making enquiry respect[in]g Mess. Campbell & Co; Color Makers, and find they are little known in this Town; I have not yet been able to obtain the information you wish in a few days I hope to do it, from a person to whom I have applied, when you shall be acquainted therewith - - -

      I have this day sent you p[er] the Leeds Waggon a Piece fine silver containing Twelve Hundred and Sixty Eight Ounces which you are requested to place to Accot. with T.R.Beaumont Esq. & acknowledge the receipt of the same, the Price you will be informed of in a few days, when Mr. B. is expected home ------I am &c. T..C..

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