Letter – Nicholas Walton to Thornton – 19 Apr 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Apr 1778
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Thornton
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr. Thornton						London 19th April 1778

Mr. Thornton

      John Watson is at Liberty to sublet either his Farm at Eastbrokenheugh or the Farm late Thomas Watsons at Allerwash provided he Let to a Person of good Character & Circumstances; You will therefore see to that and not give him leave unless you are perfectly satisfied.   I am

      Yours &ca

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