Letter – Nicholas Walton to Peter Mulcaster – 17 Dec 1781

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Dec 1781
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Peter Mulcaster
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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Messrs Mulcaster.                 						Farnacres 17th Decemr 1781

       We have reced your Letter by John Friend and the Assays having been weighed you have an Acct of them as follows

                        Gr. 80ths.     Oz.pwt.Gr.tenths. 

Windy Brow                   60 equal   7.  7.         P Fodder

Browngill & Sun Vein Slag    70 equal   8. 16. 9. 6    P Fodder

Thortergill Syke Slag.    6. 36 equal  14.  4. 4. 8    P Fodder

Greengill                 1. 54 equal  16. 10. 7. 2    P Fodder

       We are Your Humble Servants

       Walton & Turner 

PS.  We inclose you a Copy of our Letter of the 15th inst.

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