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Pw2Hy - Papers of the Harley Family, 1602-1738, in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection
Pw2 Hy 553
Letter from John Colson, to [William] Culliford Esq., Customes House, Bow; 29 Oct. 1704
29 October 1704
Apologises for not writing sooner as he has been attending on Robert Harley regarding the information against Peter Pruno (master of the ketch 'Good Will'; says that the 'same trade is carrying on still'; will furnish a more detailed account when they meet.
Enclosed at Pw2 Hy 552.
maritime vessels, ketches, 'Good Will'
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Dates of existence
Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-1714
Pruno; Peter (fl 1704); -; master of the ketch 'Good Will'; smuggler?
Colson; John (fl 1704-1705); Mr; Chief mate of the ketch 'Good Will'
Culliford; William (fl 1703-1711); Esq.; commissioner of customs 1703-1711
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