Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Read, Lucas & Read – 14 Nov 1803

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Nov 1803
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Read, Lucas & Read
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Messrs. Read Lucas & Reads Sheffield				Newcastle 14th. Novr. 1803.-


I have this day sent you p[er] the Leeds Waggon, a piece fine Silver containing Eleven Hundred & Thirty-five Ounces, which I desire you will place to Account with Thomas Rd. Beaumont Esq as below, and advise me on your Receipt of the same.   I am &c. - - - J.E.B.

1803 Novr. 14th. For a ps. fine Silver q  1135 Oz. @ 6s/<1>d p[er] Oz.  345-4-7

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