Legal expenses

Scope and Content

List of the expenses incurred over a number of weeks by J Brown whilst taking affidavits and oaths, presented as an account to Messrs Watson & Delavel, totalling £57 10s. 9d. The list is undated, and pasted to a backing sheet (now separated from the document) watermarked 1800. The list begins 'To my expenses with George Simpson, John Adams... and drinking [with] them warmly before I could get them prevailed on all night and next day to make affidavits...'.

Administrative / Biographical History

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Single item.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Bought from E. Hall in 1967. Formerly with MS.712.

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Collection level description.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

12" x 7¼"

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

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