Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Plumb & Brown – 17 Mar 1781

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Mar 1781
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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To Messrs Plumb & Browne                                                             Newcas  17th March 1781

         Foster Lane  London


	I have this day sent you by Robert Cave the London Carrier a piece fine Silver containing Nine Hundred & thirty four Ounces & an half which I desire you will place to accot with Sir Thomas Blackett Barot as usual at the Markett Price & advise me on your Receipt of It.                                                                                      I am etc   JEB

                                 oz   Dwt

a ps fine Silver qty   934.10  at           poz

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