Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Luke Noble – 10 Jan 1786

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Jan 1786
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Luke Noble
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Mr Luke Noble                                                        Newcastle     Jany 10th 1786

Bretton  Yorkshire

Sir   Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Messrs Bell Carr & Co. on Castell & Co. at one Month dated this day for £1000 on Acct. of Sir Thos. Blackett Bart. the receipt of which you will please to acknow[led]ge.  I wrote to Sir Thos. Blackett the 24th Ulto. which letter I hope that he has received and shall be very glad to hear that he is perfectly recovered.  The Brawn which he was so kind to send me is excellent.   I am etc    

                                                                                J. E. Blackett

                                £1000 .                            Newcastle Bank  10th  Jany. 1786

                          One Month after Date pay to the Order of John Erasmus

                         Blackett Esq.  One Thousand Pounds           Value received

                                                                        For Bell Carr Cookson Widdrington & Co

To  Messrs Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                    Thos Gibson.           

                London                                       Pay the Contents to the order of Sir Thos.   

No  7414                                                    Blackett Value in Acct. 

                                                                                                                 J. E. Blackett

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