Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to William Tweedale – 2 May 1792

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 May 1792
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: William Tweedale
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Mr William Tweedale  Bretton                                                   Newcastle  2nd May 1792


Sir	Inclosed you will recieve a Bill drawn by Ridley Cookson & Co on Castell & Co at 40 days dated this day for Two Thousand Pounds on Sir Thos Blackett’s Account, the Reciept of which you will please to Acknowledge                                        I am etc      J.E.B

£2000                                                                                Newcastle Bank 2nd May 1792

Forty days after date pay to the Order of John E Blackett Esqr

  Two Thousand Pounds         Value Recieved

                                        For Sir M W Ridley Bart Cookson Widdrington Bell & Co

To Messrs Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                                  Jas Wilkinson

No 21284    London                Pay the Contents to the Order of Sir Thomas

                                              Blackett Bart     Value in Account      John E Blackett

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