Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to John Stephenson – 30 Jun 1786

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Jun 1786
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: John Stephenson
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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John Stephenson  Esq.       Hull                                                 Newcastle  June  30th. 1786

Dear Sir       My last letter to you was the 16th inst.  I have since been Solicited to sell a pretty large Parcell of Lead at the Price I mentioned to you, wch. I would not do until I had your Answer whether you are inclinable to take 100 or 150 Fdr. of Lead wch. I can engage to deliver the beginning of Augt. next.  Your immediate Answer will oblige.        Yours etc    J. E Blackett

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