Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 15 Nov 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Nov 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Messrs Plumb & Browne Goldsmiths in Foster Lane London                                                                     Newcas[tle] 15th Novembe]r 1765

Gentlemen           I have this day sent you by David Jackson the London Carrier a box containing two pieces of fine Silver Bullion weighing as below wch I desire when they come to hand you will place to acco[un]t with Sir W[alte]r Blackett at the market price and advise me of the receipt of. I am etc         HR


478 ½  silver at           p[er] ounce

485      ditto  at           p[er] ounce    

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