Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 379
Duplicate [of Page 376]
2. Winchester Buildings
London E.C. 24th [Mar?] 1866
Messrs J & W Macarthur
Camden Park N.S.W.
On the 16 Inst we had the pleasure of receiving your favour of the 20 January.
Your order for 2 tons best fencing wire (5 & 6 guage) was put in hand at once, and will be ready for shipment the middle of next month.
We have delayed forwarding your A/Current in the hope that we might have disposed of the remainder of the Camden Wine in bottles some 11 to 12 Dozen. We have lately had an enquiry for Australian Wine from Lady Darling - but after sending at her Ladyship's request a package of samples, and writing three or four notes on the subject she has declined giving an order for the present altho she approves of the Wine. Should no purchaser come forward before the departure of next mail - when the Wine will have been shipped we