Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Hawkins Wall – 8 Sep 1788

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Sep 1788
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Hawkins Wall
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Mr Hawkins Wall  Paper Buildings                         NCastle    8th Septr. 1788

Temple  London

Sir     I rec[eiv]ed your Favor of the 4th inst. & inclosed you will receive a bill drawn by Messrs.  Eden, Ridley & Co at One Month dated this day for £400 to enable you make the usual payments on Sir Jno. Trevelyan’s Acct. for which you will please to send me your rec[eip]t as usual.      I am etc  J. E. B.

P.S. please to send me your Acct. of payments to the 30th inst. 

        £400 .                          Newcastle Bank  8th Sept..  1788

       One Month after Date pay to the Order of Jno. Erasmus Blackett Esqr

       Four Hundred Pounds     Value received

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

To Messrs. Castell Powell Summors & Co                                     Thos. Gibson 

No.  13049     London                            

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