Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Henry Wilson – 23 Feb 1798

Document Type: Letters
Date: 23 Feb 1798
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Henry Wilson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Sir H Wilson Pomfret  Yorkshire                                    Newcastle  23d Feby 1798

Sir	I send you enclosed Messss Surtees Burdon & Cos Bill on Barclays & Co for £160-11- being for six months Interest on the late Sir Thomas Blacketts Bond to the late W Wilson Esqr due 17th ins & likewise for one year’s Rent of the House in Westgate street due Mart[ima]s last deducting 9s/ for the Land Tax the receipt for which I enclose you;  Your will be pleased to acknowledge the receipt of the same for the purpose mentioned   I am etc  J.E.B

P.S.  I find that on the payment of the £1000 that the enclosed overpays you for 3 Mon 17 days intt amountg £15-4-6 which will be deducted from the next ½ Yrs intt

        £160-11-                                                    No  3373

                               Newcastle upon Tyne      Feby 23d 1798

              Thirty days after date pay to the order of J E Blackett Esqr

One Hundred & Sixty Pounds 11/0d                           Value received

Messss Barclays Tritton & Bevan                         Surtees Burdon & Co

                      Bankers    London
Includes Bill

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