Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to John Bell – 9 Nov 1801

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Nov 1801
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: John Bell
Archive Source: TWA DF.HUG 149
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Mr. Bell						N.Castle 9th. Nov. 1801

Hexham Abbey             

Dr. Sir

      I received your Letter of 8th. inst. & observe the Contents; Inclosed I send you a Check for £100 –“ – the Receipt of which you will please to acknowledge.-

Thos. Crawhall went to Bretton the     & was to have returned the 5th. inst. but I hear nothing of him.   I propose being at Hexham on Monday the 16th. inst. to meet the Lead Agents, of which please to acquaint Mrs. Thompson.  I am &c.- J.E.B.

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