1756, October 11, Tonefse River
The following data is extracted from Letterbooks of William Henry Lyttleton 1756-1760.
1__Stephenson the carpenter of the Regulars is chosen to be carpenter Mafter & to have 12 carpenters, Three paire of Sayers & two good Squarers under his command to lay out for them all nefesary work to manadge all carpenter bufsinifs concerning the Fortiffication immediately, & to keep and account of all such, & to Deliver every Saturday Directions for this Day are af ufual, except the following Suplement
a Lift of his men, There ______, work & working days.
2__one pigneur is all fims enough to mine 50 men, & as there are but 22 men of the Regulars working in ____ Fortiffication, one pigneur is sufficient to overfee them.
3__two maijors & 6 offisfories (to carry stones & lome) are to build a Smithshop.
To Capt. Raymond Demere Comanding His majesties forces in the Cherokees
Source: Letterbooks of William Henry Lyttleton 1756-1760