Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 22 Apr 1782

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Apr 1782
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr. John Holmes				Farnacres 22d April 1782

Dear Sir

      Yours of the 13th inst came to hand when we were from home, and we now take the first Opportunity of writing to you, and acquainting you that we have this day drawn upon you for £185.18 being the Amount of 589 Ounces of Bullion at 6s/3 ¾d.   The Bill is payble Thirty Days after Date.   We are

	Sir Your &c

      W[alton] & T[urner]

£185:18:.. Farnacres 22d April 1782

Thirty days after date Pay to the Order of Mess.rs Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington and Saint One Hundred and Eighty five Pounds Eighteen Shillings.  Value received – as advised by Walton & Turner.

Mr. Jno. Holmes London

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