Letter – Edward Blackett to John Atkinson – 15 Mar 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Mar 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Atkinson
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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York the 15 March 1715

Mr Atkinson

I perceive by yours of the 11th that you have sent me a present of Fish, wch I am very much obliged to you for, & I do not in the least doubt but it will come safe to hand, I came to York some time ago & designs to stay till after May day, wth my humble Service to Mr Rogers & his family I am 

      Your oblig’d Friend To Serve you
Mr Atkinson is a tenant, gardener possibly renting gardens somewhere, then gardener at Newby.

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