Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Lyde & Augustus Browne – 22 Aug 1787

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Aug 1787
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Lyde & Augustus Browne
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Lyde & Auguss. Browne                                                Newcastle  22nd Augt.  1787

Foster Lane - London

Gentn.      I have this day sent you by Thos. Jennings the London Carrier a Piece fine Silver containing One Thousand Four Hundred & Thirty Nine Ounces which I desire you place to Account with Sir Thos Blackett Bart as usual at the Market Price Advising me on your Receipt of it.      I am etc J. E. B.

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