Letter – Edward Blackett to Henry Hodges – 9 Nov 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Nov 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Henry Hodges
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      I rec[eiv]ed the favour of yr Letter & can Assure you tht I have no moneys at Newby only wts necessary to pay me own worke people,I own I have a small sume at London as also some moneys at Newcastle wch will bedue to me for rents in a short time, mr Ridsdale never spoke one syllable to me abt what you write & If it were in power to serve you might freely demand –

      Sr Yr Faithfull Humble Servt

For Henry Hodges Esqr

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