Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to John White – 2 Mar 1798

Document Type: Letters
Date: 2 Mar 1798
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: John White
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Mr John White    Engine Maker                                              Newcastle    2d March 1798

    No 11 John Street  Minories London

Sir	I received your letter of the 16th Ulto with Invoice of an Extractor amounting to £13-13- for which sum I herewith enclose you Surtees & Cos Bill on Barclay’s & Co dated 1st inst at ten days date.  The Extractor is arrived & landed & should it answer the purpose I may have occasion for more, & probably of a larger size;  I have shewn it to several Persons concerned in Collieries & Leadmines who seem to approve of it.        I am etc   J.E.B

                                 £13-13-            No  3454

                               Newcastle upon Tyne      Mar 1st 1798

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

Thirteen Sixty Pounds Thirteen Shillings        Value received

To  Messss Barclays Tritton & Bevan                         Surtees Burdon & Co

                      Bankers    London
Includes Bill

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