Letter – Hugh Boag to James Wood – 10 Jul 1741

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Jul 1741
Correspondent: Hugh Boag
Recipient: James Wood
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 107
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      Ravensworth Castle July 10, 1741

To Mr Jas Wood


      Inclosed is a bill upon William Bell Esq. for £46.3.7 ½  the Value of the Last Loading od Coales payable 14 days after date, which please to receive on Accot. of the Rents of the Derwentwater Estate. Please Also to Acknowledge the rct.of the Bill. I am for Mr Walton & myself

      Sir Your &c

      Hugh Boag


We made it payable 14 days after date as its some time since we paid for the Coales & hope it will be no Inconvenience.

      Ravensworth Castle, July 16th 1741


Fourteen days after date pray pay Mr William Wood or his Order Forty Six pounds three shillings & sevenpence halfpenny for Value in a Loading of Coales Shipped in the Stephen & Jane of Scarbrough for the use of Greenwich Hospital and place it to Acct. as  Advised by

Sir your most Hble Servt Hugh Boag

To William Bell Esqr. at Greenwich near London

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