Letter – Edward Blackett to William Lowes – 29 Apr 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 Apr 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Lowes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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Honest Will								Dt

I perceive by yrs. of the 26, tht. you have Sold all the Oak timber Standing & growing on Medynham bank to Alias Hinoveres bank, to Charles Allsop, Will Spark, & John Brown, for one hundred & ten pounds, to pay one half at or before the 25 day of decembr. next, & the other half that time twelve months, wch. you have done mighty well in disposeing of it, the small quantity of Wood wch. you have occasion for yr. Self, you may have it, I Shall let you know assoon as I have got a decree, wch. cannot be before then next term, upon Receipt of this letter, I would have you not to faile to go to Harry Tulop, & ordr. him to come to Newby immediately & bring all his papers with him tht. all things may be set streight betwixt us I do not well know how long I shall stay in the country, I hope & please god to be at Newby on Tuesday Next without faile I am

undated but assumed to be written the same day as the last dated letter.

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