Letter – Edward Blackett to Henry Lodge – 13 Dec 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Dec 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Henry Lodge
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Mr Lodge

Sr inclosed is a Copy of my letter to my good friend Mr Crowther, I desire you will write him to send you an answer of it as soon as possibly he can for I design for London, the beginning of the last week in this month, for have taken both a house, & a coach to commence for the 1st of January & a coach for the last week in this month, so I heartily wish it would suit Mrs Savill conveniency to be in londn this winter, I despair of seeing you before I begin my journey, but be assured whatever Newby affords you may command as my Self being I am 

	Your Reall frd & obligd Servt humbl

have Send by your Servt the wheat & brawn wch I hope my Service to good Mrs Lodge
Undated/ between 13th and 15th Dec

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