Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Robert Child – 21 Nov 1779

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Nov 1779
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Robert Child
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Robert Child Esqr & Co   Bankers                                                 Newcas     21st Novr 1779



	Inclosed you have a Bill drawn by Bell Cookson & Co dated 16th instant at 30 days date for Ninety Pounds on account of the Revd Dr Blackett of Plymouth the Receipt of which you will please to acknowledge & advise the Doctor of the same.        I am etc   JEB

                                                         £90.-.-     Newcastle Bank     16th Novemr 1779

                                      Thirty days after date Pay to the order of John Erasmus

                                        Blackett Esqr Ninety Pounds             value received

                                                                         For Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington & Self

To Messrs Castell Whately &                                                                            Jos Saint

                    Powell   London                     Pay the Contents to the order of 

No 11913                                                    Messrs Child & Co  Value in accot

                                                                                                   John E Blackett

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