Letter – Nicholas Walton to James Wood – 24 Nov 1741

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Nov 1741
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: James Wood
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 107
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      Ravensworth Castle Nov 24, 1741

To Mr James Wood

Dear Sir 

      Bills have been & are now so Scarce that it is wth great difficultie we made you the Inclosed remittance by Mr Ralph Fetherstons Bill to Samuel Child Esq & Comp. for One Thousand pounds on Acct. of the Rents & Profitts of the Derwentwater Estate which pray Acknowledge the Rect. of. I am for Mr Boag & Self

      Sir Yours &c  

      Nich. Walton

Ra. Fetherstons Bill on Sam. Child Esq & Comp. dated the 21 Novemb. 1741 payable to N Walton at 28 days £1000

N0.36  Newcastle Novemb 21, 1741  £1000

Sirs Twenty Eight days after date pay to Mr Nich. Walton or Order the sum of One Thousand pounds for the Value Received & place the same to Accot. as advised by Your Hble Servt. 

Ralph Fetherston

To Samuel Child Esq. & Comp. near Temple Barr, London

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