SHIPPED IN GOOD ORDER AND WELL CONDITIONED, BY REYNELL AND COATES IN AND UPON THE GOOD SCHOONER CALLED THE POLLY WHEREOF IS MASTER FOR THIS PRESENT VOYAGE WILLIAM WYER AND NOW RIDING AT ANCHOR IN THE RIVER DELAWARE AND BOUND FOR NEWBURY IN NEW ENGLAND TO SAY, EIGHTY BARRELLS OF FLOUR ON THE PROPER AMOUNT AND RISK OF JOHN WOODS MERCHANT THERE AND TO HIM CONSIGN'D BEING MARKED AND NUMBERED AS IN THE MARGIN, AND ARE TO BE DELIVERED IN THE LIKE GOOD ORDER AND WELL CONDITIONED, AT THE AFORESAID PORT OF NEWBURY (THE DANGER OF THE SEAS ONLY EXCEPTED) UNTO THE SAID JOHN WOODS OR TO HIS ASSIGNS, HE OR THEY PAYING FREIGHT FOR THE SAID GOODS AS CUSTOMARY WITH PRIMAGE AND AVERAGE ACCUSTOMED. IN WITNESS WHEREOF THE MASTER OR PURSER OF THE SAID SCHOONER HATH AFFIRMED TO TWO BILLS OF LADING, ALL OF THIS TENOR AND DATE, THE ONE OF WHICH TWO BILLS BEING ACCOMPLISHED, THE OTHER TO STAND VOID. DATED IN PHILADELPHIA 3D DECR. 1773. WILLM WYER

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Woodbridge, CT 06525
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