Letter – William Wilson to George Brooks – 27 Jul 1777

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Jul 1777
Correspondent: William Wilson
Recipient: George Brooks
Archive Source: DUL CCB B 182 121
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I desire you will be so good as to get the Bishop to sign an Agreement with Sir Thomas Blackett, similar to that enter’d into with Sir Walter Blackett, & my Clerk shall write one over for you, (to save you the Trouble of sending it), & I will get the same signed by Sir Thomas Blackett, & deliver it to you the first opportunity.

I am Sir, Your most Obedt. Servt.

 Wm Wilson

Newcastle July 27th 1777

[cover:] George Brooks Esq/ Auckland Castle

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