Letter – Edward Blackett to William Forster – 13 Jul 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Jul 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Forster
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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      Newby the 13 July 1714

Mr Forster

I recd yrs of the 10th & am very much obligd to you for the trouble you gone yrself in sending me down the News papers, however, I thank you for y[ou]r offer of them, I wish you w[oul]d let me know if I can in any thing way be Serviceable to you, being I am 

	Yr Assured Friend to Serve You

I hear my Nephews horses wch he has in the North are very much out of condition & not fit at all to run at any course, that horse was in the same condition wch run at Killenworth moor, let me know by the first post the day my nephew designs to set out, I have a house in York where he may be welcome to a lodging room 

To Mr Wm Forster at Sr William Blackets Bart at his hous in Panton Square nigh the Haymarket London

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