Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 5 Mar 1774

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Mar 1774
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Messrs Plumb & Browne, Goldsmiths                                        Newcas 5th March 1774

                               In Foster Lane London


	I sent you yesterday by John Jackson the London Carrier a piece of fine Silver containing Seven hundred and thirty eight Ounces and a half which I desire you will place to Accot with Sir Wr Blackett as usual at the Market price and advise me on your receipt of it - P.S. I now writing my Name with my Left hand of which you have a Specimen and find it more convenient than the Stamp I have used of late.       I am etc  HR


7381/2 at  p oz

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