Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 8 May 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 May 1772
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Messrs Plumb & Browne  Goldsmiths                                             Newcas 8th May 1772

In Forster Lane  London


	I have sent you this Day by Frans Ridlay the London Carrier two pieces of fine Silver containing fourteen hundred & twenty nine Ounces which I desire you will place to Account with Sir Walter Blackett, as usual at the Market price & advise me of your receipt of them  I

                            Oz                                                                                           am etc     HR

one piece  qty   843

the other   qty   586



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