Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Thomas Wall – 30 Jun 1786

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Jun 1786
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Wall
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Mr Thos Wall Temple                                                  Newcastle  June 30th   1786


Sir     I am favoured with your letter of the 27th inst. & observe that you intend to decline Business.  I am very sorry that want of Health should be the Cause of your coming to this resolution & I sincerely wish that you may recover & long enjoy that Blessing;  I have wrote to Sir John Trevelyan on the Occasion, & send you the Account you desire.  I am much obliged to you for your kind offer of service  & am etc   J E. Blackett

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