Letters – Joseph Richmond to Peter Walker – 28 Sep 1733

Document Type: Letters
Date: 28 Sep 1733
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Peter Walker
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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To Mr Peter Walker Merchant                       		Newcastle 28th September 1733

in Thames Street London

Sir      I desire you will send me as soon as possible thirty cask’s of boneashes the same as the last, pray take care they be good, & not old, their Goodness you may partly know by squeezing them in your hand, for if they ball fast togeather they are good, if they fall they are old, & not so fit for our use, I am                 etc                            JR

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