Letter – Mander & Bacon to John Erasmus Blackett – 27 Jul 1797

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Jul 1797
Correspondent: Mander & Bacon
Recipient: John Erasmus Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 211
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Mr Blackett 			W Hampton 27th July 1797


Your address has been given us as preparer of Lytharge. that article is now becoming of considerable consumption among the potters of this county. We shall be glad of samples in a letter with your lowest Terms return of post we are known by correspondence to Messrs Hind & Walker & Mr Jos. Dunn of your place - am waiting your reply - remain Sir, 

      Yo[urs] Mander & Bacon

If under 1oz & marked on samples postage will be only double

Mr Blackett, Colonel Beaumont's Lead Works, Newcastle upon Tyne

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