Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Child – 9 Jan 1780

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Jan 1780
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Child
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Child & Co   Bankers  London                                             Newcas 9th Janry 1780


	Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Bell Cookson & Co on Castell Whately & Powell dated 1st instant at one month for £157.10s.0d for one half Years Composition for Weardale Tithe Ore due from Sir Thomas Blackett Bt to the Right Revr Dr Thurlow Lord Bishop of Durham [Lincoln inserted above Durham] the 15th February next.  Please to acknowledge the Receipt of this Bill & when in Cash for it inclose me the Bishops Receipt as usual.           I am etc    JEB

<NB>  The above Bill & Letter were inclosed under a Frank to Mr Thomas Watt Agent to Sir Jno Trevelyn Barot  Temple London

                                            £157.10.0     Newcastle Bank     1st Janry 1780

                                One Month after date Pay to the Order of John Erasmus Blackett

                                Esqr 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 Child & Co or Order

No 12212                                              Value in Account

                                                                                          John E Blackett

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