Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Child – 11 Jan 1785

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Jan 1785
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Child
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Child & Co                                                         Newcastle     Jany 11th 1785

Bankers    London

Sirs   Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Messrs Bell Carr & Co. on Castell & Co. dated 4th instant at 30 d[ays] date for £100 which I desire you will place to the Account of the Revd. Dr. Blackett of Plymouth acquainting him with the same and acknowledging the Receipt of the Bill to, Sirs yours etc     John E Blackett

                                £100 .                            Newcastle Bank  4th  Jany. 1785

                          Thirty days after date pay to the Order of John Erasmus

                         Blackett Esq.  One Hundred 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 Messrs Child & Co  

No  5495                                                    Value in Acct. with the Revd. Dr Blackett.


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