Letter – Nicholas Walton to Richard Chambers – 22 Jul 1780

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Jul 1780
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Richard Chambers
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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Mr Richd Chambers.                    				Farnacres 22d July 1780

Dear Sir

       I desire youll be so good as get us Eight Brass Weights adjusted to Standard by the Town Weight.   They must be each two Stone and I beg the favour of you to get them for us as expeditiously as possible and sent by James Johnson the Hexham Carrier; Four directed to Mr Peter Mulcaster at Langley Lead Mill and Four to Mr Jonathan Hilton at Alston.        I am

       Dear Sir Your etc

      N W Junr

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