Letter – Edward Blackett to Leonard Bentham – 2 Apr 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Apr 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Leonard Bentham
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Honest Mr Bentham

      I thank you for the plaine & full acct you give me & pray Continue it when there is any thing <more> to write I

      I perceive you had some thoughts of comeing to Newby within fourteen days which I would not have you to do by reason I shall be at york about that time & shall make some stay there but when I returne you shall hear further from

      Your Assured freind to serve
Undated but between 29th March and 6th April. 2nd April used here

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