Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 27 Nov 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Nov 1778
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr. John Holmes				Farnacres 27th Novemr. 1778.


Dear Sir

      We have reced. your Letter of the 24th and this Day draw upon you for £146.1.2 being the Amount of 515 ½ Ounces of fine Silver at 5s/8d p[er] Ounce.   The Bill is pay.ble Thirty Days after date.  We are

      Dr Sr. Your &c

      W & T.

PS. We are sorry to find Trade so bad.

£146.1..2							Farnacres 27 Novemr. 1778

Thirty days after date Pay to the order of Messrs. Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington & Saint One Hundred and Forty Six pounds One Shilling and two Pence – Value reced. – as advised by Walton & Turner

To Mr. Jno. Holmes London

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