Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Wright & Co. – 14 Aug 1789

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Aug 1789
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Wright & Co.
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Thos Wright Esq. & Co.  Bankers                             NCastle  14th Augst.  1789


Gentlemen    Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Eden Ridley & Co  on Castell & Co at One Month dated this day for £562 . 10 . to pay half a Years Interest of £25000 at 4½ P[er] Cent  due,  the 6th inst. from Sir Jno. Trevelyan to Sir Edwd Winnington.   Please to Acknowledge the Rect. of the same & send me the usual Receipt.     Your’s etc     J. E. B.

       £562 . 10 .                         Newcastle Bank   14th Augst.  1789

   One Month after Date pay to the Order of John E. Blackett Esq.    Five  

   Hundred & Sixty two Pounds ten Shillings          Value received

                                                   For Sir J Eden, Sir M W Ridley Cookson Widdrington & Co

To Messrs. Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                     Jas. Wilkinson

         Bankers    London                             Pay the Contents to 

                                                                   the Order of Thos Wright 

                                                                   & Co.    Value in Accot  with Sir Jno. Trevelyan

                                                                        J. E. Blackett 

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