Letter – Edward Blackett to Mr Melmerby – 31 Jan 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 31 Jan 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Mr Melmerby
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Mr Melmerby         							Janry the 31

      The Inclosed is a letter from my Lady with a Bill of Exchange in it for Mrs Metcalfe, and they being lately Remov’d does not know how to direct to her, so my Lady desires you’ll inquire of Mr Roper or Mr Marshall where she lives, and deliver it to her

      Sir Edward does not take it well that you do not Send him the Gazette as you promised

   	I am yr Humble servt  

      Chr. <Barkr>

For Mr Aislabie  Esqr

Possibly from EB’s clerk (a Christopher Barker?) to Mr Aislabie’s clerk

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