Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Plumb & Brown – 17 May 1783

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 May 1783
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Plumb & Browne                                                      Newcastle       17th May 1783

         Foster Lane   London


	I have this day sent you by John & Jas Jackson the London Carriers a Piece of fine Silver containing Nine Hundred & thirty nine Ounces which I desire you will place to account with Sir Thomas Blackett Barot as usual at the Markett price advising me on your Receipt of It.

                                                                                                                       I am etc   JEB

A ps fine Silver      939 Ounces at      p oz

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