Letter – Edward Blackett to Henry Baynes – 21 Jan 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Jan 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Henry Baynes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sir          								Janry the 21st

      I am much Oblig’d to you for giving me Mrs Squires Answer about her house, As for my Lady Moysley’s my Wife does not at all Approve of that house by Reason the Apothecary’s shop is so nigh the Dining Room & Drawing Room where they are continually beating in a mortar which is very troublesome to the next rooms both below and above  pray Send me up by the boat two of yr new fashioned flat Glass Decanters, Acqt me if you have any Japan’d Iron Decanters, if you have send me a Couple of them  I am sir yr Humble Servt

Mr Henry Baynes at his House in Yorke

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