Letter – Nicholas Walton to Peter Mulcaster – 27 Nov 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Nov 1778
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Peter Mulcaster
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr. Peter Mulcaster					Farnacres 27 Nov. 1778.

Mr. Mulcaster

      I have reced. your Letter of the 26th. Inst. wth. the Operation & assays inclosed.

      You need not trouble making out any new Operations on accot. of the Errors you mention as we can rectify the whole here & it will certainly be proper to include the Ore you mention from Guddamgill Burn X Vein S. End No.2 or any other which may arrive after it, the Operation to the 14th November Inst.

      I shall hope to receive the Lead Mill Pay Bill very soon & beg you’ll fill up every thing as far as you can; & the articles which you mention cannot be well put in except in our presence may stand blank ‘til we come to Hexham which we shall certainly do on Sunday the 6 December against Dinner.  I am for Mr. Turner & Self		

      Your &c

      NW Junr.

PS. We have learnt not to be surprized at anything from Mr Hilton – We however expect him at this place on Sunday.

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