Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Read, Lucas & Read – 29 Nov 1803

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 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 29th. Novemr. 1803-



       Your Favour of the 26th. has come to hand, covering eight Bills, Amount Three Hundred & Forty-five Pounds, Three Shillings and three Pence as you advise, which Sum is placed to the Credit of your Account with Coln. Beaumont for fine Silver sent you.

       I shall in a few Days, send you another Piece of about eight Hundred Ounces, of which I shall advise you.   I am &c. - - - J.E.B.

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