Letters – Joshua Straker to Messrs Makepeace & Sons – 19 Jun 1796

Document Type: Letters
Date: 19 Jun 1796
Correspondent: Joshua Straker
Recipient: Messrs Makepeace & Sons
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Messrs Makepeace & Sons                                                           Newcastle    19th June 1796

             Serle Street Lincolns Inn Fields


Gentln	I have this day sent you by Jacksons & Potts the London Carriers Two Cakes of fine Silver One Weighing 1502 Ounces the other 1044 Ounces which I desire that you will place to Account with Coll Beaumont at the Market Price and advise Mr Blackett on your Receipt of them; who is not yet returned from London but is daily expected           I am etc  J.S

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