Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Richard Beaumont – 16 Oct 1792

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Oct 1792
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Richard Beaumont
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Thomas R Beaumont                                                          NewC[astl]e    16th Octor 1792

   No 26 Old Burlington Street    London

D[ea]r Sir	I wrote to you the 7th inst to which I refer you.

	Inclosed I send you a Bill drawn by Ridley Cookson & Co on Castell & Co at 40 days date for £5000 the reciept of which please to acknowledge.

	I wrote to Mr Skelton Yesterday on Business respecting the proposed Turnpike Road from this Place to Stanhope & Alstone.

	I shall be happy to hear a good Account of Mrs Beaumont & I am with best respects to her & yourself                                 Yours etc    J.E.B

£5000                                                                                Newcastle Bank 16th Octr 1792

Forty Days after Date pay to the Order of John Erasmus

Blackett Esqr  Five Thousand Pounds   Value recieved

                                        For Sir M W Ridley Cookson Widdrington Bell & Co

To Messrs Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                                   Thos Gibson

No 22235    London          Pay the Contents to

                                          the Order of Thomas Beaumont

                                          Esqr  value in Accot

                                                                   John E Blackett

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