Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Brummell – 7 Jul 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Jul 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Brummell
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sr                                               				July 7th  1709

      I Recd. Yrs of the 5th with two inclosed Bills of Exchange For which I think you, have given you Credit in my Book for them.

      My nephew Blacket came here on Sunday last, and stay’d with me till Wednesday, he design’d that day to take post at Tadcaster for London, he told me had spoke to Mr Wilkinson to send most of the Lead wch he ships for Rotterdam to my son John, & that as soon as he was at Age what Lead he shipt for Holland he should have the whole quantity,   I am Sr yr most assured friend & servt.

Mr Tho: Brumell

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