Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 19 Jan 1773

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Jan 1773
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Messrs Plumb & Browne Goldsmiths                                               Newcas. 19th Janry 1773

In Forster Lane London


	I wrote you on the 31st Ulto. that I had on that day sent you by Robert Carr the London Carrier three pieces of fine Silver containing Nineteen hundred & forty five Ounces and desired you to place the same to Sir Walter Blacketts Account as usual at the Market price and advise mw of your Receipt of them.

	The Carrier would be in London on Saturday last & I should in Course have had Advise by this Nights post but not receiving it I trouble with this desiring to know whether you have received this Silver safe & what price you allow me to Charge for it           I am etc    HR

758 Ounces at    p oz

664      do.    at    p oz

523      do.    at    p oz



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