Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Drummond – 14 Jun 1797

Document Type: Letters
Date: 14 Jun 1797
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Drummond
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Messrs Drummond                                                          Newcastle  14th June 1797

            Bankers   Charing Cross London

Gentln	Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Mess Surtees Burdon & Co on Mess Glyn & Co at Thirty days dated this day for Two Hundred & Thirty One Pounds Five shillings; being a Quarter of a Year’s Composition for the Lot Ore of Weardale Lead Mines due the 26th May last to My Lord Bishop of Durham from Coll Beaumont.  Please to advise me on your Receipt of the same & I am etc            J.E.B

        £231-5                                                    No  20777

                               Newcastle upon Tyne    June 14th 1797

              Thirty days after date pay to the order of J E Blackett Esqr

Two Hundred & Thirty One Pounds 5/-

                                                                  Value Received

To Mess Glyn, Mills                                         Surtees Burdon & Co

                 Hallifax & Co

                      Bankers    London
Includes Bill

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