Document ReferencePl C 38/11
TitleLetter from Thomas Fox, 'Knarsbrough' to John Lucas, Wine Office Court, Fleet Street, London; 12 Feb. 1716/7
Date12 February 1717
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionSuggests that if he is not permitted to wait until Trinity term to come to London and pay the arrears of the [1st] Duke [of Portland]'s rents, he will come after the assizes are over; assures him that he has not been collecting interest on the money while it has been in his hands; hopes that the cask of Yorkshire ale has arrived safely at Smarts Key at 'Billinsgate'; adds instructions on how to let the ale settle and when to bottle it.

Letter dated 12 February 1716.
Termestate business, Yorkshire
accounts, Yorkshire
domestic affairs, provisions

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1044Bentinck; Henry (1682-1726); 1st Duke of Portland; 2nd Earl of Portland; cr. 1716; styled Viscount Woodstock 1689-17091682-1726
NA40743Fox; Thomas (fl 1715-1719); Mr; collector of rents at Knaresboroughfl 1715-1719
NA40443Lucas; John (fl 1714-1759); Mr; of the Inner Temple; agent to the Dukes of Portlandfl 1714-1759
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