Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Wall – 25 Jan 1779

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Jan 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  25th  Janry  1779

   Temple   London

Sir   I received yours of the 19th Ult. inclosing your Receipt for £200 on account of the Quarterly Payments     Inclosed you have a Bill drawn by Messrs. Bell Cookson & Co  on Castell Whately & Co dated 14th instant at one Months Date for Five Hundred pounds to pay Sir Edwd. Winningtons half Years Intrest on the late Sir Walter Blacketts Bond & Mortgage for £25000 due 6th Febry next which when paid please to send me the Receipt as usual        I am etc      J E B.

                              £500 .  .                         Newcastle Bank  14th  Janry   1779

                     One Month after Date Pay to the order of John Erasmus 

                  Blackett Esqr.  Five Hundred Pounds      Value received

						For Bell Cookson Carr  Self & Saint

To Messrs. Castell Whately & Powell                               Jno.  Widdrington

                     London                                     Pay the Contents to Mr Thomas

  No. 9533                                                     Wall or Order    Value in Account

                                                                                     Jno E. Blackett

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