You have not informed me what Sum you wish me to pay over to the Melksham <2> Bank – I have received about £800: Excuse my troubling you – but I am afraid you may be expecting to hear from me.
I am Dear Sir Your obliged Servant
1. Chippenham, Wiltshire: largest town near Lacock, 3 miles N.
2. Melksham, Wiltshire: market town near Lacock, 2 miles S.