Letter – Thomas Maynard to John Erasmus Blackett – 8 Sep 1798

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Sep 1798
Correspondent: Thomas Maynard
Recipient: John Erasmus Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 213
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								Durham Septr. 8th 1798. –


      Being now engaged in settling the Accounts of the late Mr. Pearson with the Bishop of Durham & being in Want of some Information relative to the Charge against Coll. Beaumont as Moor Master of Weardale I will be very much obliged to you if you will furnish me with Copies of the Rects. given for this Charge for Seven Years past. –

      As his Lordhip wishes this Account to be settled in the Course of a few Days I will take it as a Favor if you will let me have a speedy Answer.

      I am Sir Your very obedt. Servant

      Tho:s Maynard

[Annotation in JEB’s hand:] ansd. from Morpeth 10th Sepr.

[on reverse:] J E Blackett / Newcastle
This letter is filed with papers from John Erasmus Blackett relating to the Bishop of Durham’s case against the Beaumonts heard between 1805-7.

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