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Title: Letter from Farnwoth and Jardine, to Captain Samuel Smiley,
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileFarnworth & Jardine/30
SenderFarnworth & Jardine
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationbusinessmen
Sender Religionunknown
OriginLiverpool, England
DestinationShip Lady Russel
RecipientCaptain Samuel Smiley
Recipient Gendermale
SourceD/2723/1/15. From papers of the Smiley family Islandmagee, County Antrim.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, Northern Ireland.
Doc. No.9310586
Partial Date
Doc. TypeEMG
LogAction By Date Document added by C McK.,19:10:1993
Word Count159
TranscriptD2723/1/15. Letter from Farnwoth and Jardine,

to Captain Samuel Smiley,
Ship "Lady Russell".

Liverpool 2nd December 1853.
Captain Samuel Smiley
Ship Lady Russel

Dear Sir
On your Ship being ready for Sea, you will
proceed with all dispatch to Mobile and [----?] your Ship in
the hands of Messrs David Whirter [?] who has [----?]
instructions to sell your Salt on Ship, the owner being in
owners amounts
For your return cargo you will [----?] from
said gentleman a cargo of Cotton. Bills of [------?] to be
[----?] up at [-----?] rate as customary
From the [------?] charter party you will
obtain [?] that in [----?] [-----?] your Shop [----?] at a
given rate of freight, any surplus divided equally between
charterers and [-----?]
You will know that you have only 30 [-----?] days
for loading so [----?] in [------?] to see you home again in
April. Relying on you keeping
[----?] a large [?] [--------?] cargo of Cotton and wishing
you a very prosperous voyage
Dear Sir
Yours respectfully
Farnworth and Jardine