Letter – Edward Blackett to Albert Silvertop – 24 Nov 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Nov 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Albert Silvertop
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Mr Silvertop

Sr – I Recd your letter & am very sorry for my Lords misfortune, am very willing to continue my lease as also you to receive my rents I doubt not but you will give me Security, as you write me, so pray let me know who he is, I have not the least acquaintance wth neither Capt Lidle nor Mr Coatsworth, & I do believe they will not as yet take baile, for they refuse it all over this county but you may be assured in a little time there will orders come down to take baile, so you will have their liberty as much as ever, I shall be glad to have a letter from you sometimes

      I am your assured f[rien]d to Serve You
Sent under cover with letter to James Mewburn dated 24th

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