Document ReferencePl C 38/7
TitleLetter from Thomas Fox, 'Knarsbrough', to John Lucas, Wine Office Court, Fleet Street, London; 16 Dec. 1716
Date16 December 1716
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionApologises to the [1st] Duke [of Portland] for the irregular accounts of free rents in the forest of Knaresborough; explains that he does not know what allowance he should have, and consequently finds it impossible to give an accurate account until Mr Dewbery's is settled; hopes to come to London in the spring and to settle all of the money; refuses to come in the winter because of the difficulty of the journey.
Termestate business, Yorkshire
accounts, Yorkshire

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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
NA40742Dewbery; William (fl 1707-1716); Mr; receiver general of the 1st and 2nd Earls of Portlandfl 1707-1716
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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