Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Augustus Browne – 2 Apr 1788

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Apr 1788
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Augustus Browne
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Augustus Browne Esqr.                                                   Newcastle  2nd.  April  1788

Foster Lane - London

Sir            As I am now making Sir Thos. Blackett’s Lead Mine Pays I have drawn a Bill on you Payable to the Order of Messrs. Eden Ridley & Co. of this date at 30 days for Six Hundred & Thirteen Pounds Eighteen Shillings & Sixpence being the Balance of your Acct. with Sir Thos. Blackett Bart which I doubt not you will duly Honor.     I am Sir Yr’s etc    John E. Blackett

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