Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 8 Nov 1776

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Nov 1776
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr. Jno. Holmes							Farnacres 8th. Novr. 1776

Dear Sir

      We have this day drawn upon you for £219..13..6 being the Amount of 750 ½ Ounces of Bullion at 5s..10 ¼ d. The Bill as you desire is payble Forty Days after Date.   We are wth. best respects & good wishes to you & your’s

	Dear Sir your &c

      W & S.

P.S. Your’s respecting Bror. Smeaton was delivered to him.					

Farnacres 8th. Novr. 1776

Sir Forty Days after Date Pay to the Order of Messrs. Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington & Saint Two Hundred and Nineteen Pounds Thirteen Shillings & Six Pence – Value receivd. – as advised by Sir yours &c W & S

To Mr. Holmes  London

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