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1674

6 letters

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Mr Crompton, Trentham, near Stone, Staffs.
Date:9 January 1674
Summary:Concerning a legal case over tithes in Temple Balsall.
Comment:In the address Crompton is described as 'attending upon' Lady Katherine Leveson.
Reference:Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, DR18/15

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Thomas Wood, Newcastle near Stone, Staffs.
Date:18 January 1674
Summary:Concerning a legal case over tithes in Temple Balsall.
Comment:Address says that if Wood is absent, letter should be given to Mr Thomas Bagnall.
Reference:Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, DR18/15

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Theophilus Hastings, earl of Huntingdon, Donnington, Leics.
Date:19 February 1674
Summary:Acknowledging receipt of papers sent by the Earl for use in the account of his family.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Carte 78, 536

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Theophilus Hastings, earl of Huntingdon, Donnington, Leics.
Date:2 May 1674
Summary:Acknowledging receipt of papers and a gratuity from the Earl. A pedigree prepared by Dodsworth is to be transcribed onto parchment in London.
Comment:
Reference:HMC, Hastings MS, vol 2, 165
Huntington Library Quarterly, Vol. 1 (3), 1937, 247-276

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Thomas Blount, Inner Temple
Date:29 June 1674
Summary:Discusses various matters, including the death of Sir Orlando Bridgeman. Asks Blount to visit Scott the bookseller on his behalf.
Comment:
Reference:Hamper, 395-6  Link to Internet Archive

From:William Dugdale, Blyth Hall
To:Thomas Blount, Orlton, near Ludlow
Date:6 September 1674
Summary:Responding to the questions in his letter of 31 August and regretting he is not in London to consult over the Baronage.
Comment:
Reference:Bodleian, MS Eng Lett c. 130, 22