Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Charles Broadley – 17 Feb 1794

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Feb 1794
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Charles Broadley
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Chas. E. Broadley Esqr Hull                                                          Newcastle 17th Feby 1794

Sir	I am favour’d with your Letter of the 14th inst and observe the Contents; you may have 600 Pigs of WB refin’d Lead at £15-15 per Fo[dde]r of 216 w[eigh]t to be paid for from Bills on London due in 6 Months; The Pigs are about 12 Stone each; You will please to observe that the Lead is delivered into the Keel about 4 Miles above this Place and that we are not at any charge in Shipping etc.                                                  I am etc   J.E.B

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