Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to William Darwin – 23 Jul 1773

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Jul 1773
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Wm Alvey Darwin   Hatton Street                            Newcas 23d July 1773



	I received your’s of the 22d Ulto acknowledging the Receipt of Bell and Cos Bill on Hallifax for £157.10s.0d & when you have paid Mr Thurlow please to send me his Receipt.  I shall send you a Bill the 3d August for £500 to pay the half Year’s Interest due to Sir Edward Winnington and at the same time remit you a Bill to enable you to make the quarterly & other payments for Sir Walter Blackett to 30th Septemr next of which please to advise me the Amount - Sir Wr Blackett received the Acts of Parliament that you inclosed - he is now at Wallington and is very well - Mr Richmond is at Buxton & has received benefit from the Journey & the Waters.                                                                        I am etc           JEB.

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