Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Richard Wilson – 7 Sep 1802

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Sep 1802
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Richard Wilson
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Richd. Wilson Esqr.				N.Castle 7th. Sepr. 1802

Lincoln’s Inn Fields  London				

Dear Sir

      I have been favoured with a Letter from Mr. Chisholm, acknowledgeing the Rect. of my Letter to you of the 18th. ulto. with the several Papers; I now enclose you under another Cover some further Instructions to enable the Council to prepare an Answer to the Bill filed by the Bishop of Durham against Mr. & Mrs. Beaumont; you will be pleased to inform me as soon as you conveniently can, what further Information may be thought necessary in this Business as I go from home on the 16th. inst. & shall not return till the 2d. Octr. – I shall be obliged to you for your Opinion on this strange Claim of the Bishop & likewise to be informed what Council you have retained.

      I am &c. J.E.B. 

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