Letter – Edward Blackett to John Douglas – 26 Dec 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 26 Dec 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Douglas
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sir                             							Dec  26  1709

      I desire you’ll do me the favr to write to Col Blakiston if he’ll be pleased to let his house in Newcastle either for three or seaven years, and I’ll be his Ten’t provided he’ll sett a moderate Rent upon it, pray satisfy me by a line that this comes to yr hand and you’ll oblige  Sir   yr ass’d friend and humble servt

John Douglas Esq / At his house In Newcastle

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