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Title: John Smith, Ireland to James Smith, Moycraig, Ireland
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileSmith, John/84
SenderSmith, John
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationinn keeper and distiller
Sender Religionunknown
OriginBallymoney, Co. Antrim, N.Ireland
DestinationMoycraig, Co. Antrim, N.Ireland
RecipientSmith, James Jr
Recipient Gendermale
SourceD 1828/53: Presented by James Steele, The Whins, Mosside, Ballymoney, County Antrim.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, N. Ireland
Doc. No.9507154
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by LT, 24:07:1995.
Word Count186
TranscriptTo: Mr James Smith
Junior Moycraig
Mosside [Moss-side?]

Bmony [Ballymoney?] 29 July 1848

Dear Sir I wish to inform
you that Mr Doherty
Merchant will take A
load of straw from
you if you bring it
in on Munday [Monday?] morning
his man was in this Day
to take A load from
Mr Hamilton and B
Gamble told him About
yours and he said he
would wait to munday [Monday?]
if you would come in
so if you want red [rid?] of it
you can start early
on that morning and
you will not loose [lose?]
past half A Day you will
have to go out of town
1 short mile with it
the price to bee [be?] one
shilling per pd [pound?], I remain
your Brother John Smith
N.B. - if this
reaches you in time this
evening you could lowed [load?]
it And start At
four O cock [o'clock?] on
Munday [Monday?] morning
you would not loose [lose?]
past half A Day
the reason that I would
like you to come is that
the [they?] never went home
Depending that you would come
if you Come tell Jas [James?] Hody
to send An Answer to me ar[torn?]