Object #1022170 from MS-Papers-0032-0815

2 pages written 30 May 1863 by Alexander McLean in Maraekakaho to Sir Donald McLean

From: Inward family correspondence - Alexander McLean (brother), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0815 (48 digitised items). Letters written from Napier and Maraekakaho mainly about station matters. Includes one letter from Canterbury, Jul 1861, and one from Ashburton, Sep 1868

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English (MD)

30 May 1863

Maraekakaho

My dear brother

I will send you the number of sheep belonging to Thomas Miller in case aney thing might happen him.

The price of the wethers that he said would be ten shilling the ewes to remain for a year on terms till he sold them or as long as we would agree.

If aneything happens the poor man I should not like to

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English (MD)

let his brother have the land except on a purchasing clause to yourselfe at a valuation, but you know best.

All is well and I shall wright by the maill. I am bussy fencing. Hopeing you are all well.


I am you allways
Alexander McLean

English (MD)

30 May 1863

Maraekakaho

My dear brother

I will send you the number of sheep belonging to Thomas Miller in case aney thing might happen him.

The price of the wethers that he said would be ten shilling the ewes to remain for a year on terms till he sold them or as long as we would agree.

If aneything happens the poor man I should not like to let his brother have the land except on a purchasing clause to yourselfe at a valuation, but you know best.

All is well and I shall wright by the maill. I am bussy fencing. Hopeing you are all well.


I am you allways
Alexander McLean

Part of:
Inward family correspondence - Alexander McLean (brother), Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0815 (48 digitised items)
Series 9 Inwards family letters, Reference Number Series 9 Inwards family letters (1204 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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