Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Plumb & Brown – 17 Oct 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Oct 1778
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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To  Messrs Plumb & Browne  Goldsmiths                                    Newcastle  17th Octor 1778

         Foster Lane  London


	I have this day sent you by Francis Ridley the London Carrier a piece of fine Silver containing Eight Hundred & Forty 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.

                                                                                                              I am etc       JEB


a pe fine Silver   qty  840 at        p oz

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