Letter – Edward Blackett to Albert Silvertop – 22 Jun 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Jun 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Albert Silvertop
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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      22 June 1714

Yors of the 14th & 19th both came to Hand & I am well pleased you Accept my proposals, as to the date of yor Bills you may take 20 days before Lammas & Candlemas payable to me or my orders, & after as for this present Halfe Year, you may take longer time for the payment of it, & in a little time I hope you’l finde me not very pressing for moneys, Inclosed I send you a Rentall, there is some Small arrears, but Mr Bromell has promised to make them good, Soe upon recept of this Letter give a Line to 

      24 June 1714

The abovesaid is a coppy of my last if it did not come to yor <nother> and shall Inclose you a Rental I perceive theres several [missing] parcels I hope you’l take care to
recipient unnamed but from content clearly Silvertop, newly appointed as the agent at Winlaton

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