Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Anthony, Francis & Thomas Wright – 29 Jan 1789

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 Jan 1789
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Anthony, Francis & Thomas Wright
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Messrs. Anthy. Frans. &Thos Wright                                             NCastle 29th Jany  1789

Bankers       London

Gentlemen    Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Sir J Eden, Sir M W Ridley & Co  on Castell & Co at One Month dated the 27th inst. for Five Hundred & Sixty two Pounds Ten Shillings; to pay ½ a Years Inter[es]t of £25000 at 4½ P[er] C[en]t  due 6th Feby next from Sir Jno. Trevelyan to Sir Edwd Winnington.  Please to advise me on your Rec[eip]t of this Bill & send me the usual Receipt.      I am etc     J. E. B.

       £562 . 10 .                         Newcastle Bank   27th Jany  1789

       One Month after Date pay to the Order of John E. Blackett Esq. 

Five Hundred & Sixty two Pounds ten Shillings          Value received

                                                   For Sir J Eden, Sir M W Ridley Cookson Widdrington & Co

To Messrs. Castell Powell Sumner & Co                              Jas. Wilkinson

                        London                    Pay the Contents to the Order of Messrs. 

 No.  13874                                     Anthony Francis. &Thomas 

                                                      Wright Value in Accot  with Sir Edwd. Winnington  Bart. 

                                                                         John Erasmus Blackett 

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