Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 12 Sep 1768

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Sep 1768
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              Newca[stle] 12 Sept 1768


On Friday last the 9th instant I sent you by William Laycock the London Carrier two pieces of fine Silver, the weight as below, which I desire you will place to Acco[un]t with Sir Walter Blackett as usual at the Markett price and advise me on your receipt of them. I am etc    HR

one p[iec]e qty 586 at      p[er] oz

the other    qty  490 at      p[er] oz


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