Letter – Edward Blackett to William Lowes – 25 Aug 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Aug 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Lowes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Honest Will                       						Aug 25

      I shall be in Newcastle the beginning of the next week, and shall stay there Monday & Tuesday the next week after  So fail not to gett me up all the Tythe Rents and Rents you can & bring them me to Newcastle on Monday or Tuesday being the 5th & 6th of September.   I doubt not but you have paid Jacob Peart the 50 <£> which I ordered you as also the £25.  I believe yr <tenants> not clear with yr <haved> bring what moneys you possibly can Raise, Be sure you fail not to be there on Monday or Tuesday for I have some business of Concern to discusse with you  with my humble service to Mr Bacon, & tell yr father I shall send a horse for him at Martinmas, & be sure stay with me all winter

      I am In haste yr. ass. friend

For Mr Wm. Lowes

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