Letter – Luke Noble to John Erasmus Blackett – 5 Dec 1783

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Dec 1783
Correspondent: Luke Noble
Recipient: John Erasmus Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 215
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I am ordered by Sir Thomas Blackett to inform you he received yours of the 29th ulto. & desires you will take the House you mention of Mr. Wilson for an office & Sir Thomas is willing to give £36 a year for it without any Lease.

Sir Thomas says there will be room enough in the House for Mr. Peart Family & also for the additional Clerk to have a Bed in the House ---  you will receive a Roll of Brawn & Mr. Wilson another in a few Days of which Sir Thomas begs your acceptance & I am

                              Sir your most Obedt. Servt.   Luke Noble

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