From Colonel Richard Gridley
Septr 30: 1775.
|Proposals for Casting the Following Ordnance & Stores|
|3||Ten Inch Mortars|
|600||Ten Inch Shells|
|1000||Twenty four pound Shott|
|1000||Eighteen pound Shott|
|40||Setts of Garrison Wheels|
|5||Tons of Grape Shott|
|4||Tons of Hand Grenadoes for Boats|
|10||Tons of Potts & Kettles|
The Furnace cannot be put into Blast in less than One Month, & if not determind upon & orderd directly no Furnace will be in Blast till next March.
also to provide
|10||Twenty four pound Cannon||or 20: Twenty|
|10||Eighteen pound do||four pound.|
|Spare Mortar Beds|
|a Quantity of 3 Inch plank & 10 Inch|
|Timber for platforms|
Richd Gridley Chief Engineer
ADS, DLC: Peter Force Papers.
1. Joseph Reed struck out this line and wrote “not agreed for in the Estimate.”