Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 4 Jun 1779

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Jun 1779
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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To Mr John Holmes.                              			Farnacres 4th June 1779

Dear Sir

       We have this day Drawn upon you for £204.17.10 being the amount of 728 1/2 Ounces of fine Silver at 5s/7 1/2d P Ounce.  The Bill is payable Thirty Days after Date.

       Mr Walton desires you'll be so good as send him Mr Everests  Rece.t the next time you write.

       	We are Dr Sir. Yours etc

       W & T 

£204:17:10.                          				Farnacres 4th June 1779

Thirty Days after Date Pay to the Order of Mssrs Bell Cookson Carr Widdrington and Saint Two Hundred and Four Pounds Seventeen Shillings and Ten pence.  Value reced as advised by W & T

To Mr John Holmes. London

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