Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Browne & Brind – 14 Dec 1798

Document Type: Letters
Date: 14 Dec 1798
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Browne & Brind
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Mess Browne & Brind                                         Newcastle    14th December 1798

       Foster Lane    London

Gentn	I have this day drawn a Bill on you at twenty days date payable to Mess Surtees Burdon & Co for £307-5-2 the Amount of the Piece of Silver sent you the 20th Novr which I doubt not that you will duly honor _ I sent a Pe of Silver about the same time to Sheffield for which I have been allowed 5s-5 3/4d per Oz Carriage paid which makes the difference about one penny per Oz.              I am Gentn etc      J.E.B

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