Letter – Edward Blackett to William Lowes – 12 Sep 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Sep 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Lowes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Hones[t] Will

Upon Receipt hereof get what moneys possibly you can of the Tenants, my Son Christ[opher] will be at Newcastle on Tuesday Sevenight wch is the 25 of this month, & will have ordered him to Receive what monys you bring wth you, & about the midle of Octobr when you are most at leasure do you come over that we may set all things straight, you use the tenants to an ill custom, not making them pay their Rent when due, the Sockburn tents never faile one Day in pay discharging their whole Rents & I am Sure you may make your neibours the same, if you would rise them to it, I am

	Your friend
undated but previous was 12th Sept, so used here

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