Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Plumb & Brown – 27 May 1780

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 May 1780
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Plumb & Browne                                                             Newcastle  27th May 1780

      Foster Lane     London


	I have this day sent you by Frans Ridley the London Carrier a piece of fine Silver containing One Thousand & forty three Ounces which I desire you will place to Account with Sir Thomas Blackett Barot as usual at the Markett & advise me on your Receipt of It.

                                   oz                                                                                    I am etc   JEB

a ps fine Silver     qty 1043 at            poz

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