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Linen Lappers, Co. Londonderry, Northern Ireland, June 1758

Extracted from Pue’s Occurrences, Dublin, June 27 1758
Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com

***ORIGINAL SPELLING HAS BEEN RETAINED***

LINNEN BOARD

In Pursuance of an Advertisement on the 28th of April last, all Lappers of Linen Cloath to return to Arthur Newburgh, Esq. an impression to their Seals with their Securities, in Three Weeks of the Date thereof (expressly setting forth) that those who neglected or refused complying therewith should be discharged: agreeable to the said Advertisement, the following herein named Lappers have returned their Securities; and all Merchants, Exporters and other, Dealers in Linen, are hereby desired(?)to be cautious in buying Linens from Lappers whose Names are not contained in the here inserted List of Lappers.

LONDONDERRY

John Allen
Benj. Brown
Abr. Brown
William Barnet
Arthur Benson
Arch. Chalmers
Paul Clarke
And. Ferguson
Robert Given
William Given
William Gregg
Rich. Heyland
Hugh Lyle
Jos. Ledlie
Sam. McFee
Ja. McCreight
Robert Magill
John Orr
George Robb
J. Stephenson
John Sloan
Adam Teddle
Kennedy Henderson
Geo. Ramsay
Alex Clarke
James Forsythe
Jam Edmiston
J. McElwaine