Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Wheeldon Webster – 21 Jun 1798

Document Type: Letters
Date: 21 Jun 1798
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Wheeldon Webster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Mess Wheldon & Webster Derby                                           Newcastle    21st June 1798


Gentlemen	I received your letter of the 13th Inst inclosing a Bill for Fifty Pounds. and in return you have the Amount sent you in Litharge which is shipp’d on board the Phosphorus, Capt Wm Crabtree for Gainsbro’ the Invoice of which you have below

                                                                                         I am Gentn Yours etc   J.E.B


June 19th                 Cw q lb  £

For 10 Casks Litharge qty 64.-.- @15 1/2 per Ton 49-12-

Wherryhire & Sufferance                              8-

Cr                                              £50      [sic]

By their Bill on Mr Richd Jones a@ 65 days 

dated 14 Inst                                    50

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