Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 13 Apr 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Apr 1770
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr John Holmes. 							Farnacres 13th April 1770

Dear Sir

      We have this day Drawn upon you for Three Hundred and one Pounds Thirteen Shillings for 995 Ounces of Silver at 6-1/2d and including Carriage etc. 

      We are Dear Sir your most Hble Servt

      Nich. Walton Junr

      J Smeaton

Dear Sir. 								Farnacres 13th April 1770

Ten days after date pay to Mssrs Bell, Cookson, Carr, Airey & Saint or their Order Three Hundred and One Pounds Thirteen Value received and place it to Amount as advised by Dear Sir Your most Hble Servts

      Walton & Smeaton

To Mr John Holmes Watchmaker Strand LONDON

Delivered the Newcastle Bank the 14th Apl 1770

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