New London Decr 1804
Mr. John Talmage & Co
I have brot to this
Town three Rolls & some Bra[illegible]
from Mes Thatcher & Hayward Furnace
and left them with Edward Hallam & Co
to be delivered your order.
I am Sir
yr hble servant
N.B. the above mentioned Rolls was not on board
a Vesel last Dec the seventh of Winter has ben
such that they never arived until this 23d Day
of March, 1805.
Freight thru Dollars.