Letter – Henry Cavendish to William Blackett – 24 Mar 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Mar 1676
Correspondent: Henry Cavendish
Recipient: William Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 193
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I give you many thanks for yours of the 17th and for your kind invitation to your House. I take it very kindly but I desire your pardon for I am resolved to lodg at an Inn, and stay but one night in Newcastle. I hope I shall see you in very good health, I am trult

Your most faithfull servt


Wellbeck March the 24th 1675

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