Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Luke Noble – 2 Jul 1783

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Jul 1783
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Luke Noble
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Mr Luke Noble   Bretton                                                           Newcastle      2d July 1783

     near Wakefield   Yorkshire


	Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Messrs Bell Cookson & Co on Castell & Co dated 1st instant at one month for One Thousand Pounds on account of Sir Thos Blackett the Receipt of which you will please to acknowledge.  There has not been any Demand for Lead since I wrote last to Sir Thomas Blackett nor is there yet any Alteration in the Prices.

                                                                                                                    I am etc    JEB

                     £1000.-.-             Newcastle Bank     1st July 1783

                                   One Month after date Pay to the order of John Erasmus

                                   Blackett Esqr  One Thousand Pounds  Value received

                                                                         For Bell Cookson Carr Self & Saint

To Messrs Castell Powell                                                              Jno Widdrington

       Sumner & Co      London                         Pay the Contents to the order of Sir Thos

No 2381                                                           Blackett Barot      value in accot

                                                                                                    John E Blackett

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