Letter – Charles Busby to Nicholas Walton – 20 Jul 1741

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Jul 1741
Correspondent: Charles Busby
Recipient: Nicholas Walton
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 107
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      Corbridge July 20, 1741

Mr Busbies to Messrs Walton & Boag


      I Received yours of the 11 Inst. & tho the places therein and here under mentioned were returnd me by Mr Errington my Predecessor in his Rentall yet for the 4 Years of my Recvrship I never Recd any rent for them; nor do I believe Mr Errington ever recd any of them because he writ to each place that that rent was never paid, for which reason I gave my self no trouble about them. I am, Sr Yours&c

      Chas Busbie

Howdon Medows       £ 0. 6.8

Nabb Bellingham etc   1. 0.0

Hundrish house        0. 6.8

Williomsweek          0.18.1

Lena Cross            0. 6.8

Crookburn moor          17.6 3/4 is only 17s
This is the letter referred to in the letter of 25th July from Walton & Boag to Corbett

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