From Christopher Leffingwell
Norwich [Conn.] 17th Feby 1776
I wrote your Excellency the 11th present Cap. Cochran informing of the Arival of a quantity of Shells & Shott from N. York—which have Brot from N. London to this Town (all Except about Two Load of Shott & hand Granadoes) have forwarded Ten Load from hence Containing (viz.)
|Shall forward the Shells first & as fast as possible. There Remains here|
have ordered The Carters to Call at Doctr Ames Tavern in Dedham for your Excellencys directions where to deliver them & to whoom.
if I knew where & to whoom they were to be Delivered might possibly order them Carried a Different Road.1 I am with the higest Esteem Your Excellencys Mt Obed. Hble svt