Sir Walter Blackett, sundry papers regarding, many in his autograph / W.C.T.

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  • [Letters and papers relating to Sir Walter Blackett].
Published
  • [Northumberland , 1879]
Physical description
28p. ; 33cm.
Notes
  • Contains papers relating primarily to Sir William Blackett (c.1657-1705) and Sir Walter Calverley Blackett (1707-1777), including: Charles Montagne's offer of a Commissionership of the Treasury to Sir William Blackett (1699) -- Copy of the letter of Sir John Fenwick to his wife on his arrest -- Endowment of hospital for six old men in Newcastle by Sir Walter Blackett 1755 -- List of Sir Walter Blackett' s ecclesiastical benefactors -- Single speech in House of Commons by Sir Walter Blackett 1770 -- Dinner given by Sir Walter Blackett at Hexham 1777 -- Coming of tapestry to Wallington 1755 -- Will and codicil of Sir Walter Blackett -- Letter from Rev. Robt. Thomlinson expressing his wish for a library to be created in St. Nicholas' Church, and other papers.
  • Title supplied from cover.
  • Manuscript list on cover lists a selection of papers.
  • Scrapbook compiled by Sir Walter Calverley Trevelyan (1797-1879) and David Wooster.
  • Scrapbook dates from 1879 but the items date back to the late seventeenth century.
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  • English
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National Trust Libraries: Wallington Binding: Scrapbook with insertions. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk

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