Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Child – 18 Aug 1779

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 Aug 1779
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Child
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Child & Co   Bankers  London                                           Newcas     18th Augst 1779


	Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Messrs Bell Cookson & Co on Castell Whately & Powell at One Months Date for £157.10s.0d for one Years Composition for Weardale Tithe Ore due from Sir Thomas Blackett Barot to the Right Revd Dr Thurlow Lord Bishop of                     the 15th instant.  You will please to acknowledge the Receipt of this Bill & when in Cash for it inclose me the Bishops Receipt as usual                I am etc   

                                                                                                                        J E Blackett

                                            £157.10.0     Newcastle Bank     18th Augst 1779

                                      One Month after date Pay to the Order of John Erasmus

                                     Blackett One Hundred & fifty seven Pounds ten Shillings

                                     Value received

                                                                           For Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington & Self

To Messrs Castell Whately & Powell                                                             Jos Saint

                   London                     Pay the Contents to Messrs 

No 11276                                     Child and Co or Order Value

                                                     in Account              John E Blackett

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