Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Wheeldon Webster – 17 Dec 1799

Document Type: Letters
Date: 17 Dec 1799
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Wheeldon Webster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Messrs Wheldon & Webster Derby 				Newcastle    17th Decr 1799

Gentn	I have received your Favour of the 14th inst enclosing a Bill amount £175 - 19 -- which is placed to the Credit of Your Account with Colonel Beaumont.  By the first Opportunity will send you Litharge to the Amount of £100 and which will balance your Account.  The present Price of Litharge at this Place is £21 per Ton.              I am etc  J.E.B

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