Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Brummell – 4 Jun 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Jun 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Brummell
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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June 4 1711


      Upon rec[eip]t of your Letter I Lookd up the Counterpart of Sr Ambrose Crowley Lease & I find that we were to allow him all assessm[en]ts Except hearth money so you know now is at an End but since the date of his Lease there is a late act of Parliam[en]t which does oblidge all ten[an]ts to pay the wind[ow] money assessment pray p[er]use that Act of Parliam[en]t & youl see it very plaine I p[er]ceive his Lease of Winlaton hall will be out the 8 of Aprill next so that Ime altogether of the mind that its best to defer all the disputes till that time I am Sr

      Your Assured freind & servt

To Mr Brummell

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