Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 15 Jul 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Jul 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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      15 July 1714


	I reced yors of the 10th wth Mr Reays note for £100. Which came in very good time, you must always when you write acqu[ain]t me what Lead is found to Newburne, besure you hasten the carriage, to bring it down, wth all possible speed, I would very willingly have it all their, for I doe not know how soon I am dispose of it, lett me know what day the 2 reams of paper was given to the Ripon carrier, & his name as alsoe how many Horses [struck out: ‘my nephew Blacket’] run at Killingworth moor last course & what places my Nephews Horses came in.   I am

	Yor assured Friend

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