Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 30 Mar 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Mar 1771
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr John Holmes                      				Farnacres 30th March 1771

Dear Sir 

      Your Letter of the 23d instant is now before me.  I have this day drawn upon you for £204.19.3 being the amount of 678 1/2 Ounces of Bullion at 6s 1/2d P Ounce.  I am etc 

      N W Junr 

      Farnacres 30th March 1771 

Sir  Ten days after date Pay Messrs Bell Cookson Carr & Co or their Order Two Hundred and four Pounds 19s & 3d. Value reced and place it to Acct as advised by Sir Your most Hble Servts 

      Walton & Smeaton 

To Mr John Holmes.      Watchmaker Strand.   London 

Delivd. the Bank this day 

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