Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to John Lawson – 31 Jul 1792

Document Type: Letter
Date: 31 Jul 1792
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: John Lawson
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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John Lawson Esqr  Longhirst near Morpeth		 Newcastle     31st July 1792


Sir	I yesterday rec[eiv]ed your letter of the 28th inst & observe the Contents    The late Sir Thos Blackett by Passing a Fine & Suffering a Recovery was enabled to dispose of the several Estates that were formerly the Property of Sir Wm Blackett; this being the Case any further information from me respecting this Matter will be quite unnecessary, of which you will please to inform Mr Wescombe with my best Compliments to him           I am etc  J.E.B

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