Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Read Lucas & Reads – 5 Dec 1799

Document Type: Letters
Date: 5 Dec 1799
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Read Lucas & Reads
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Mess Read Lucas & Reads                                                            Newcastle    5th Decr 1799


Gentn	I have this Day received your Favour of the 2d inst inclosing Nine Bills.  Amount Three Hundred and Sixteen Pounds Sixteen Shillings which are placed to the Credit of your Account with Colonel Beaumont, being in full for fine Silver etc sent you.  Another Cake of fine Silver will be sent you about the 31st instant.                        I am etc   J.E.B

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