From J. Ashton to F. Baker. Ashton writes that he has been at Stockport several days and has been to Preston to attend the services. Comments on how long it has been since they last wrote and gives several reasons why, one of which is Baker's occupation with the new chapel. He says he will attend to the matter of the provincial fund. The death of Mr. Kentish is mentioned and Ashton expresses his sympathy.
Dated at Stockport.