Letter – Edward Blackett to Mr Herve – 8 Aug 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Aug 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Mr Herve
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Mr Herve

8 Augt 1715

I perceive by your letter that you met Mr Dean at borrowbridge, & shewd him the dissigne wch he approved off, you may begin ordr the getting of the stone as soon as you think fit, and shall refer the price to Mr Dean of Ripon who is a very honest & a Man of judgement, I wd have black marble a foot broad to go quite round the Monument,

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