Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Finch – 28 Jun 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Jun 1778
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Finch
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr. Jno: Finch						Farnacres 28th: June 1778

      I desire you will send One Hundred Casks of Bone Ashes as soon as you can, as they will be wanted.   They must be directed to Messrs. Walton & Turner to the care of Mr. Henry Airey, Merchant Newcastle Mr. Salter will pay for them as hitherto he has done.   I am for Mr. Turner (who succeeded Mr: Smeaton) and Self

      Sir Your Humble Servt.

      N:W: Junr.

PS. Please to direct to Messrs. Walton & Turner at Farnacres near Gateshead & I shd. be glad of two Lines by return of Post when I may expect the first 50 Casks

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