Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 20 Feb 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Feb 1778
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr. Holmes							Farnacres 20th. February 1778.

Dear Sir

      Tuesdays Post brought me your Letter of the 14th. Inst and I have this Day drawn upon you for £195.5.8 being the Amount of 635 ½ Ounces of Bullion at 6s/1 ¾ d pr. Ounce.   Bill 30 Days after Date.   I am

      Dr. Sir Yours &ca

      N:W: Junr:

								Farnacres 20th Febry. 1778


Thirty Days after Date Pay to the Order of Messrs. Bell, Cookson, Carr, Widdrington, & Saint One Hundred and Ninety Five Pounds Five Shillings & Eight Pence.   Value Received – as advised by Sir Your Humble Servt. Nichs Walton Junr.

To Mr. Holmes London

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