Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Plumb & Brown – 10 Apr 1779

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Apr 1779
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Plumb & Browne   Goldsmiths                                           Newcas   10th April 1779

          Forster Lane   London


	I have this day sent you by Thos Jennings the London Carrier a piece of fine Silver containing Eight Hundred & nineteen Ounces which I desire you will place to Account with Sir Thomas Blackett Barot as usual at the Market price & advise me on your Receipt of It.

                                                                                                             I am etc   JEB


a ps fine Silver qty   819 at    p oz

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