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Fort was manager or operator of the Tower Hill Store for Blow, George Andrews is overseer for 1788 for £ 20
Shipments to Donald & Burton via Bowman; other shipments discussed
2 to 15 ships en route to Portsmouth are frozen up in Appomattox River near the bar; ice is 5 inches thick
Most woolens entirely too high for this market
Re: clothing for Col. Lewis Burwell’s enslaved persons is held up for duties at Portsmouth
Re: Suits in General Court
Re: Suits in court there. Blow’s debts due; payments
Asking that Blow send 2 packages that came for him from abroad. One may be a spinet.
This detailed letter about the economy discusses prices for canvas, salt, tar; compares French and English prices for same. French minister has written to Jefferson with regard to trade to tobacco. France may become a very important depot for tobacco and particularly this port as it is near to the Dutch and German Ports.