Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Brummell – 10 Apr 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Apr 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Brummell
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Apr 10 1711


      I rec[eive]d yours of the 5th & am glad you got safe to London I thank you for sending me a Copy of the Clause for Wayleaves I heartily wish you the Desird success which I very much doubt for where a persons Freehold is Concernd the parliam[en]t was allways very Cautious how they Acted

      I Observe my Nephew is gone to Newmarket Informe me w[ha]t you hear of his marriage to Mrs Ord I am

      Your humble servt

To Mr Tho Brummell at Mr Adsons at the Crown over against Salisbury Court in Fleet Street London

pray Acq[uain]t me what Lead Mr Wilkinson has sent to holland the latter End of the last year & the beginning of this & how much to my son John for my Nephew promisd all his Lead should go to him

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