Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 10 Apr 1781

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Apr 1781
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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Mr John Holmes                                                     			Farnacres 10th April 1781 

Dear Sir

       We have your favor of the 7th and have this day drawn upon you for £296:14- being the Amount of 989 Ounces of fine Silver at 6s P Ounce.                          

       We are Dear Sir Yours etc

       W& T

PS.   The Bill is at 30 days after date.    We shall send you another Cake very soon, we expect 4 or 5 Hundred Ounces.

Farnacres 10th April 1781

£296.14- Thirty days after date pay to the Order of Mssrs Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington and Saint Two Hundred and Ninety Six Pounds Fourteen Shillings.   Value received as advised by Walton & Turner 

Mr Holmes London

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