Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Luke Noble – 21 Oct 1788

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Oct 1788
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Luke Noble
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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To  Mr Luke Noble   Bretton.                                              NewC.    21st.  Octr.  1788

  near Wakefield

Sir       I wrote to Sir Thos. Blackett the 19th inst. & I now inclose you on his Acct. a Bill drawn by Messrs Eden Ridley & Co. on Messrs. Castell & Co. of this date at a Month, for 3000£, the Receipt of which please to acknowledge.  I am with best Compl[limen]ts to Sir Thomas Blackett  the Ladies & Mr Beaumont                     & am etc    J. E. B.

             £3000 .                               Newcastle Bank  21st.  Octr.  1788

             One Month after Date pay to the Order of John Erasmus Blackett Esq.  Three

             Thousand Pounds                                   Value received

                                   For Sir J. Eden  Sir MW. Ridley Cookson Widdrington & Co

To  Messrs Castell Powell Sumner & Co                           Jas. Wilkinson.           

                       London                                               Pay the Contents to the 

No  13282                                                                 Order of Sir Thos. Blackett Bart. 

                                                                                   value in Acct.         John E. Blackett

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