Letter – Edward Blackett to John Crawley – 1 Mar 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Mar 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Crawley
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      Newby march the 1st 1715

Upon the receipt of your’s have used the Lease made to your father, wch Expired above two years agoe, & the rent for the Large house and close at willing <too> being so inconsiderable that you may very well pay the window money and look into the window ac[coun]t where it Expresly lays the Tax upon Tenants, and you being only from year to year doe Expect you’l order your Servant doe discharge the same, Since the Expiration of the lease being three year next may day

      I am sr Your most Humble Servt

Pray send a line of the receipt of this

To Mr John Crawley Mercht in London

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