Letters – Joseph Richmond to Cook & Abell – 14 Dec 1731

Document Type: Letters
Date: 14 Dec 1731
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Cook & Abell
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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To Messrs Cook & Abell			Newcastle 14 Decembr 1731

Srs, I am D[ebto]r to Mr Cooks Lre of the 19th Octobr acquainting me that the price of fine Silver was then at 5s.9d. The great Demand you have had lately for Exportation has I hope mended the price, & therefore on Saturday last I sent by Laycock the London Carrier 2pcs q. 1009½ oz, as below, the Receipt whereof please to own, & let me know at what price I must Debit you for the same, I doubt not but that will be at the most the Markett will allow, & am etc   J.R.

 501 ½ 


1009 ½ 	Carr. Paid

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