Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Brummell – 25 Jul 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Jul 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Brummell
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sir                         							July 25th 1709

      I had Answer’d yr Lettr by Saturday nights post but was from home; the Lease is very plain that I should receive £190 a year clear, the Taxes are never so much as named howev’r I’m unwilling to have any difference with my Lord upon so trifling a business, and shall referr it to my Ld himselfe, so you may Allow it, and Mr Silvertop will Acqt. my Lord with it when he Returnes, with my Blessing to my Daughters I am yr assr’d Humble servt

Mr Tho. Brumell

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