Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 13 Jul 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Jul 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To    Messrs Plumb & Browne  Goldsmiths                                   Newcas.   13  July 1770

         Foster Lane   London   

Gentlemen     I have sent you today by Thos. Jennings, the London Carrier, a Box containing two pieces of Silver; the weight as below:  you will please to place the same to Acct. with Sir Walter Blackett  as usual at the Market price and Advice me on your receipt of them.    

  A pce. Silver  Oz 867 ½                                                  I am etc    HR  

  A pce.  do.      Oz 753 ½  

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