Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Gosling – 9 Aug 1790

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Aug 1790
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Gosling
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Goslings   Fleet Street   London                                 Newcastle 9th Augt 1790

Gentn	Inclosed you will recieve a Bill drawn by Eden Ridley & Co on Castell & Co at One Month dated this day for £112-10- ; being Three Months Composition Rent of Weardale Lead Mines due the 19th ins[tan]t from Sir Thos Blackett Bart to The Revd Mr Hardinge as Rector of Stanhope.  Please to advise me on your recieving the Bill & likewise send me the usual Receipt for the same.                                                                         I am etc   J.E.B

£112-10-                                                                              Newcastle Bank 9th Augt 1790

One Month after Date pay to the Order of John Erasmus Blackett Esqr

One Hundred & twelve Pounds ten Shillings           Value recieved

                               For Sir J Eden Sir M W Ridley Cookson Widdrington & Co

To Messrs Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                                                Jas Wilkinson

No 17340    London                            Pay the Contents to the

                                                            Order of Messrs Goslings value in

                                                            Acct with The Revd Mr Hardinge     J E Blackett 

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