Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Plumb & Brown – 6 Dec 1777

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Dec 1777
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
To Messrs Plumb & Browne                                                      Newcastle 6th Decemr.   1777

   Foster Lane   London

Gentn.        I have this day sent you by John & James Jackson the London Carriers a piece of fine Silver containing nine Hundred & thirty seven Ounces which I desire you will place to Account with Sir John Trevelyan  Barot. as usual at the Markett price and advise me on your Receipt of It        I am etc                       J E B. 

a p[iec]e Silver q[uantit]y 937 oz.

Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
The Dukesfield Smelters and Carriers Project aimed to celebrate and discover the heritage of the Dukesfield Arches & lead carriers' routes between Blaydon and the lead mines of Allendale and Weardale. A two year community project, it was led by the Friends of the North Pennines in partnership with Hexhamshire and Slaley Parish Councils and the active support of Allendale Estates. It was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the generous support of other sponsors. Friends of the North Pennines: Charity No:1137467