Letter – Edward Blackett to Henry Dawnay – 20 Dec 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Dec 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Henry Dawnay
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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My Lord

I give your Lordship many thanks for the weekly Packet your Lordship was pleased to ordr to be sent me, am now going out of the country, so your lordship need not give your Self further trouble that it be sent me longer, I am

	Your Lordships m.t Humbl Servt

To the Right Honbl Ld Viscount Downe at Cowick
Henry Dawnay, 2nd Viscount Downe (7 June 1664 – 21 May 1741), an English Tory MP 1690-1727

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