Letter – Edward Blackett to John Ward – 9 Jun 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Jun 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Ward
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Mr Ward

I returned from the bath last Sunday, very much out of ordn, I hope a little time will set me right againe give my Service to Mr Spereman & acqt him if he will give 200 guineys, he shall have the manner of Bishopton, I w[oul]d have writ you long since to the same purpos, but have been out of order, I believe you may see Mr Spierman at Darlington, (am sorry to hear you have been likewise out of ordr should be glad to hear you are perfectly recovered againe) I hope you will get me good advance for Thompson Farme, let me know who it is that w[oul]d take it, & how much advance they offer for it, wth my Service to yourself & family I am
undated but assumed here to be the same as previous letter. Appears to have been a steward

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