Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Wall – 25 Jul 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Jul 1778
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 July  1778

   Temple   London

Sir     I received yours inclosing your Receipt for £100 to make the Quarterly Payments on Sir John Trevelyans Account.

     Inclosed you have Messrs. Bell Cookson & Cos bill on Castell Whately & Powell dated 24 instant at 35 days date for Five Hundred Pounds to pay Sir Edward Winningtons half Years Int[e]rest on the late Sir Walter Blacketts Bond & Mortgage for £25000 due the 6 Aug[us]t next which when paid you will please to send me the Receipt as usual.      I am etc      J E B.  

                              £500 .  .                         Newcastle Bank  24th July  1778

            Thirty five days 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 

  No. 8223                                            Thomas Wall or Order  

                                                             Value in Account

                                                                                     John E. Blackett

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