Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 23 Oct 1777

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Oct 1777
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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								Farnacres 23d Octor. 1777

To Mr John Holmes

Dear Sir

      Tuesdays Post brought us the favor of Mr Holmes’s Letter of the 10th. inst and we have this day drawn upon you for £237:17:9 being the Amount of 787 ½ Ounces of fine Silver at 6s – ½ p[er] Ounce.   We are

	Yours &c NW Junr JS.

								Farnacres 23d Octor 1777


Thirty Days after Date Pay to the Order of Messrs. Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington & Saint Two Hundred and Thirty Seven Pounds Seventeen Shillings and Nine Pence – Value Received as advised by Sir Your Humble Servants Walton & Smeaton

To Mr Holmes London

[Marginal note]: 

Octor. 8

Novr. 25 due

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