Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Aynesley – 30 Jul 1736

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Jul 1736
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Aynesley
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 105
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To John Aynesley Esqr 

Sr                                                                                   Ravensworth Castle  July 30th 1736

	Mr Lumsden of Morpeth (to whom the Tyths of the Rectory of Hartburn are lett by the Direction & approbation of the Board of Directors for Greenwich Hospitall) acquaints me that you have given him Some Trouble in that Affair & that you Claim a right to them for this year, notwithstanding you allow your Term to have ended at last Mayday.

	Mr Lumsden is returned the Hospitalls Tennant by us & the Directors were pleased to accept of him as Such, therefore in their name I thought it my duty to discharge you from giving him any trouble in letting or drawg the Tyths above mentioned, which I now doe & am

                                                                                                          Your most Hble Servt

A Copy sent Wm Corbett Esqr the day                                                           Nichos Walton

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