Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Wall – 11 May 1779

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 May 1779
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Wall
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Mr Thomas Wall    Paper Buildings                                       Newcas  11th  May  1779

   Temple   London

Sir    I am favoured with your Letter of the 6th instant inclosing the late Sir Walter Blacketts Bond & Notes with proper Receipts on the same for £1200 & likewise a Receipt for the Intrest  amounting to £48.9s.10d.   I observe that you have received £15 from Messrs. Morrow which is the fifth Payment they have made.   I am very sorry for the death of Mrs. Hudson     Her half Years Annuity shall be remitted in the next Quarterly Remittances.     I am etc      J E B.

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