Letter – Jonathan Hilton to Germaine Lavie – 14 Aug 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Aug 1771
Correspondent: Jonathan Hilton
Recipient: Germaine Lavie
Archive Source: AMHS H&H
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A Copy of a Letter sent Mr. Lavie				 the 14th Augst. 1771


Yours of the 8 Inst I just recd & by the Contents of which I understand you do not intend being at Naward as you proposed in your last you now desire to know where we are to meet if it is conveniant to you Barnit Castle I suppose will be about halfway from hear to where you now are but I desire you will fix the Time & Place where we are to meet & I will make it Conveniant & as we have no other way of geting Letters from Penrith but by the Carriers which is very uncertain pray direct my Letters to be forwarded by Special messenger.

I sent another Letter to the same Propost the 29th Inst August.

      I am &c Jona Hilton

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