Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Robert Beatson – 4 Oct 1782

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Oct 1782
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Robert Beatson
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
Mr Robt Beatson   Cinderhill                                                    Newcastle  4th October 1782

      near Bretton


	I received your Letter of the 16th Ulto with your Account of the Bends & Hides sent by Pickersgills Waggon, they arrived safe & inclosed I send you a Bill drawn by Bell Cookson & Co on Castell Powell & Co dated 28th Ulto at one months date for £99.15s.6d the Receipt of which you will please to acknowledge.                            I am etc   JEB

                                            £99.15.6    Newcastle Bank     28th Septr 1782

                               One Month after Date Pay to the order of John Erasmus

                                Blackett Esqr  Ninty nine Pounds fifteen Shillings & Sixpence

                                value received                      For Bell Cookson Carr Self & Saint 

To Messrs Castell Powell & Co                                                             Jno Widdrington

                   London                                Pay the Contents to the

No 385                                                     order of Mr Robert 

                                                                Beatson   value received

                                                                      John E Blackett

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