Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Brummell – 15 Dec 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Dec 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Brummell
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sr                                 							Decr 15

      I Recd yrs of the 13 with the Rentall and Acct. for the Halfe year Ending at May 1709, which I believe is very right, onely you make a mistake in Setting down 190 £ per annum for the Colliery, tho’ you charge it right in the Column 95 £ for the halfe year.  I approve very well of yr Sending me another Copy <..inba…. > and shall sign and Returne it, and Every halfe year do the same, you may be assured when my nephew comes at Age my best endeavours shall not be Awanting to do you all the Service in my power, for I am and shall always be yr Real friend to serve you

Thomas Brummell In Newcastle

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