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(HO73/4)

Carriers on the Yorkshire line of Canal

Thompson
Marsden & Co Piccadilly Wharf
Buckley & Kershaw
Barnby Faulkner & Co


These Parties can give
Information to what extent their
Boats were robbed, which I am
of the opinion will exceed that of
any other line out of Manchester
I have had occasion to make
Inquiry from them some
time ago. and was informed that
they were every Quarter on tendering
their accounts Subject to considerable
reductions for loss of Weighs in wool
consigned to them for carriage to all
parts of Yorkshire, and it frequently
occurs that Bales of Woollen
Cloth are robbed on their way from
Yorkshire to Manchester