|Cunningham, Waddell to Carlile, David & Hamilton Hugh, 1756
|Letterbook of Greg & Cunningham, 1756-1757 [T. Truxes]
|Newry, Northern Ireland
|Carlile, David & Hamilton Hugh
|To David Carlile & Hugh Hamilton, Newry 17 June 1756
I am favoured with yours of the 23rd February by the Johnson, Captain
D. Cunningham, who arrived here the 26th past & is now clear to sail for
Liverpool. I return you thanks for your care for my Interest in Dispatching
the Johnson. If she returns safe from this Voyage, she shall Sail the first for your place next Fall, & if there is A prospect of any thing from this answering with you, shall ship it on my own account or our joint account.
From the 1st May last Thomas Greg of Belfast has been in Partnership
with me. Our Firm is below. We beg leave to assure you your commands
shall be esteemed & always Executed with A strict regard for your Interest.
The season is very favourable, both for the Crops of Grain & Flaxseed.
Via Liverpool, per Capt. Cunningham