I have made inquiry about the box at Tanners, but it was not come this morning and as I am to go to Chippenham this afternoon with a maid servt. for Captn. Feilding I shall not Seal this letter untill I inquire again between four & five Oclock.
I have sent by the Hamper to day the Scilla cuparri & Sedum Caruleum the prettiest Sedum I have ever seen but small
[added note in the same hand, but more huriedly written:]
Chippenham 5 oclock
Hamper box is not come yet
& Tanner says he does not expect it
sooner than Wednesday
Your Obdt Honbl. Servt.