NAVAL. Naval Stores at Deptford, 1708. 18255



Letter Signed twice by William Hosier [to the Commissioners of the Navy], setting out in detail the stores, as requested by the Navy Board to be sent forthwith to Lisbon, which are still “wanting” at Deptford, mostly cables and hawsers of different lengths. 2 pp. 11 x 7 inches, with the conjugal address leaf trimmed away, light toning, generally in good condition. Deptford, 23 October 1708. William Hosier (d.1717), Keeper of His Majesty’s Stores at Deptford.