Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Lyde Browne – 7 Mar 1785

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Mar 1785
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Lyde Browne
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Lyde Browne Esq                                                  Newcastle  Mar:  7th  1785

Foster Lane - London

Sir      I have this day sent you by Thos Jennings the London Carrier a piece fine Silver containing One Thousand & Eighty Nine Ounces & an half which I desire you will place to Account with Sir Thos Blackett Bart as usual at the Market Price, advising me on your Receipt of it.  I am etc John E. Blackett

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