Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Plumb & Brown – 1 Apr 1775

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Apr 1775
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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To Messrs Plumb & Browne   Goldsmiths                                       Newcastle 1st April  1775

   Foster Lane   London

Gentn.        I have this day drawn a Bill on you at Twenty days date payable to Messrs Bell Cookson & Co  for Fourteen hundred Pounds which I desire you will please to accept & place to the Account  of Sir Walter Blackett Bt.       I am etc                       John E. Blackett 

                              £1400 .  .    Newcastle Bank  1st April  1775

                     Twenty days after date Pay to Messrs. Bell Cookson & Co or Order

               Fourteen hundred Pounds    Value in Account & place it to Account

              with Sir Walter Blackett Barot. as advised by

To Messrs Plumb & Browne                                                      John E. Blackett

   Foster Lane   London

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