Note thought to relate to coal transport

Made:
1829
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Leonard Raisbeck Archive

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Appears to give reference to Thomas Tredgold.

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Extent:
1 item
Identifier:
RAIS/3/5/3
Transcription:
Bait
Objections fairness of average increase of 4 pence prospect of trade being less local to its ordinary state.

8 Months of 1829 14879
4 do. of 1828 13971
28850
50 P’r C added 14425
43475
Exports of 1828 41873
1462
[illegible] opening
Expenses of horses Pits
Sand & Gravel
Engines [illegible] Rails, [illegible] roll out opening of [illegible] of business & to [illegible] – increase [illegible] Duty [illegible] 3 ¾ per Ton

Thus receipts not [illegible] expenses greater [illegible] a loss to the Co. instead of [illegible] Extra ¼ per Ton. Thus on prop abstractadly [illegible] on Terms [illegible]

[illegible] to all [illegible] Relief to one [illegible] trade best source of revenue.
Coal [illegible]

Most Import’t object from state of Acc’t. profit if any 2 P’r C’t

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