Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Wall – 25 Sep 1781

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Sep 1781
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Wall
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Mr Thomas Wall     Temple                                                       Newcas  25th  Sept. 1781


Sir        Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Messrs. Bell Cookson & Co on Castell & Co dated 22nd instant at a Months date for £350 which is to make good the Quarterly Payments on Sir John Trevelyans account from 30th Septem. to 31st Decem. next & for which you will please to send me your Receipt as usual.     I am etc     J E B. 

                              £350 . 0 . 0                        Newcastle Bank  22nd   Sept.  1781

                   One Month after date Pay to the Order of John Erasmus 

                  Blackett  Esqr.  Three Hundred & fifty Pounds     Value received

To Messrs. Castell Whately & Powell                For Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington &Self   

                London                                                                 Jos. Saint               

  No.  17021                           Pay the Contents to Mr Thomas            

                                               Wall or order     Value in Account

                                                                                  John E. Blackett

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