Letter – Isaac Hunter to John Erasmus Blackett – 10 Sep 1780

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Sep 1780
Correspondent: Isaac Hunter
Recipient: John Erasmus Blackett
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J.E. Blackett Esqr N.Castle 				Dukesf[iel]d 10th Septr 1780


Inclosed you have the Month acco'ts for the Several Mills and also Mr Ord's Ltre [Letter] by w[hi]ch you'll see he will not promise his Vote for S'r M. till he see's his Friend who's a Mr Storey Leather-Seller on the Sand Hill. I have been w[i]th Thompson twice since I saw you but can make nothing of him. Mr Salkeld & I will be in Town against the time you mention

I wish you would order Mr Peart to give me a line of the Receipt of the last Plate & also the Quantity of Money there will be to make All the Pays as I shall have a Carrier to provide would not have him to have more Horses then's necessary.

I am  Yrs &c &c   I Hunter

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