Letter – Edward Blackett to John Ward – 4 Nov 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Nov 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Ward
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      4 Novbr 1714

Mr Ward

      I hope you’l be mindfull to meet Mr Wright at Bppton at the time Appointed wch I think is on Monday next, & whatsoever Agreemt you make <I ll> will perform I am now positively resolved to let 150 a year at Mulwith so I desire you’l endeavour to get me a Tennant you it is as pretty a Farme as any In Yorkeshire, & if any of yor Acquaintance has occasion for such a Farme they cannot <. specd> thm selves better, wn you return from Bppton pray let me know wt you have done I am 

      Yor Assured Friend

I wondr you did not put Mr Places Rent for the Damm in yr last half years acct herebeneath you have a Copy of the agreemt 

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