Letters – Benjamin Johnson to Cox, Payser & Co – 9 Mar 1833

Document Type: Letters
Date: 9 Mar 1833
Correspondent: Benjamin Johnson
Recipient: Cox, Payser & Co
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/7
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Cox, Payser & Co  Derby							Mar 9 / 33


      In reply to your letter of the 6 Inst our present price of WB Litharge is £14/10 per ton dld at our Works at Blaydon. Credit Six Mos from date of Contract.

	Refd Lead £13-10/- Common £13 at which avail & delivery I can offer you 3000 frs in the proportion of 1/3 Refd & 2/3 Com & any quantity of Litharge you may want. Our very small stock Lead at present prevents me offering a larger quantity.       I am Sir BJ

P.S.  Messrs Finlay Hodgson & Co have by no means the exclusive Sale of Mr Beaumonts Lead. Your orders here will be at all times duly attended to.

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