Letters – Joseph Richmond to Walter Calverley – 6 Mar 1732

Document Type: Letters
Date: 6 Mar 1732
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Walter Calverley
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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Sr. Wr. Calverly Bart.                        March 6th 1732/3

Hon[ou]rd Sir

I sent you on Saturday last by Warburton the Carrier six doz[e]n bottles of Port wine, as below, which I think is better than the former <peele>, Mr Allgood sett forward this morning for York to meet <Lanc.t> Fenwick he says he expects Mr Wilson will be there also, & that seeing them togeather will be the readiest way to get everything adjusted, I hope it will prove so, I am H[o]n[ou]rd Sr. Yrs &c <d[itt]o        J.R.

To 17 gall.ns Port wine at 5s. 8d.  £4.16.4

      bottles & packing              0. 9.0 

                                    £5. 5.4         

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