WOOD, John (1)
National Archives, Kew CO48/46, 257
[Received 17 November 1819]
Being detained by my wife's sickness from paying my deposit money when the party pays but I hope you will take it in consideration as I have lodge my deposit money in the bankers hands in Newcastle and will transmit the same to Mr. HILL Esq if you will not put me of[f] the list as I have a great desire to go and being one of Samuel LIVERSAGE's Party. If you will have the goodness to send me an answer then the banker will transmit the money immediately without cash.
I remain your obedient servant
Pleast to direct John WOOD, Land Surveyor
Near Newcastle under Lyme