Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Hawkins Wall – 1 May 1787

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 May 1787
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Hawkins Wall
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Mr Hawkins Wall                                                  Newcastle  May 1st  1787

Temple  London

Sir     Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Sir J. Eden Sir M W Ridley & Co on Castell & Co  at One Month dated this day for Two Hundred Pounds to enable you  make the Quarterly Payments on Sir John Trevelyan’s Acc[oun]t from the 31st March last to 30th June next for which remittance please to send me your receipt as usual.     I am etc  J. E. Blackett

        £200 .                          Newcastle Bank   1st  May  1787

       One Month after date pay to the Order of John E Blackett 

       Esqr.  Two Hundred Pounds             Value received

                                                   For Sir J Eden, Sir M W Ridley Cookson 

                                                                     Widdrington & Co

To Messrs. Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                     Jas. Wilkinson 

                                                              Pay the Contents to the Order 

 No.  10303     London                          of Mr. Hawkins Wall    Value 

                                                              in Accot with Sir John Trevelyan Bt.  

                                                                                     John E. Blackett

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