Letters – Joshua Straker to Joseph Dickinson – 31 Jan 1797

Document Type: Letters
Date: 31 Jan 1797
Correspondent: Joshua Straker
Recipient: Joseph Dickinson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Mr Jos Dickinson                                                              Newcastle    31st Jany 1797


Dear  Sir!	The quantity of Rye etc sent to Coalcleugh Mines in the Year 1796 you have as under with the Prices Mr Blackett fixed to be charged for the same.            I am etc  J.S 

155 Bolls Rye    @ 15/- Free of Carriage

120   Do         @  8/-    Do

 85 Bolls Barley @  9/-    Do

NB  The first of the Rye at the Reduced Price, was sent on the 18th May last.

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