Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Wall – 9 Sep 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Sep 1778
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Wall
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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To Thomas Wall Esqr.    Paper Buildings                                       Newcastle  9th Sept.  1778

   Temple   London

Sir  I am favoured with your Letter of the 3rd inst[an]t inclosing Sir Edward Winningtons Receipt for his Int[e]rest.  Inclosed you have Bell Cookson & Cos Bill  on Castell & Co for £110 . 5s . 0d to pay the Int[e]rest on the late Sir Walter Blacketts Bond and Notes to the late George Carr which you will please to pay on the 2nd Octo[be]r next on a Receipt being presented you (a Copy of which I enclose you) & signed by Samuel Rolleston  Dan[ie]l Astle & Mary Carr.

                    I am etc      J E B.  

                              £110 . 5 . 0                        Newcastle Bank  9th Sept   1778

                     Twenty one Days after Date Pay to the Order of John Erasmus 

                  Blackett Esqr. One Hundred & Ten Pounds five Shillings 

                                                                                   Value received

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

              London                                                                                        Jos.  Saint 

                                                         Pay the Contents to Mr Tho[ma]s Wall

  No. 8574                                                     or Order Value in Account

                                                                                     John E. Blackett

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