Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 11 Oct 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Oct 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Messrs Plumb & Browne Goldsmiths

Foster Lane  London                                                        Newcas[tle] 11 Octo[be]r 1766

Gentlemen         Yesterday I sent you by William Laycock the London carrier a box containing two pieces of fine silver weight as below; which I desire you will place to acco[un]t with Sir W[alte]r Blackett and advise me on your receipt of them.

I have this day drawn a bill upon you for one hundred & thirty pounds, payable to Mr William Alvey Darwin or order, thirty days after this date; which I desire you will receipt and when paid, place also to Sir Walters acco[un]t. I am etc    HR


442  at            p[er] oz

387 at             p[er] oz

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