Letter – Edward Blackett to William Lowes – 17 Jun 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Jun 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Lowes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      June the 17

Ho[nest] Will

      I have prevaild with Mr Ward to come to Will[imotes]wike & view all the Dams that has been made of late Years, as also to Advise what’s best to be done for saving the Ground from the floods for the future, he’s look’t upon to be a man of great Judgement in that way, having had great Experience

      I long to have an Answer of my Letter which I sent p[er] R Smith I am in haste your Assured friend

What moneys you Receive for the Whitsontide Rents Pay to Mr Featherstone, & take his Rec[eip]t or his p[ar]tner Mr Reays 

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