Letter – Edward Blackett to William Lowes – 26 Aug 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 26 Aug 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Lowes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Hone<st Will>

I pe<rceive> [rest of line missing] Black Clough <tyth> [4-5 words missing] is mighty well done, as for Ald[er]m[an] Ramsey [1-2 words missing] they are unlet, & as I have writ to you often times that I leave all things to you, so dispose of it to them that will give most for it, not questioning but you will do for me as for yourself, besure allow no Assessments to the Tennants that does not pay their Rents at Lamass, the Tyth Rents, In a little Time all disputes will be ended concerning Seaton Delaval, & then I design that you & some other men of Judgem[en]t shall view all the Lordship, as also every particular Farme, Shall expect you at Newby as soon as your Harvest is over

I am

		Your Assured ffriend

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