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Townshend family; 1465-1950; Marquess of Townshend George Townshend; 1724-1807; 1st Marquess Townshend of Raynham, soldier, politician
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Lord Townshend, Raynham to Philip Case: is now getting on so well with his so...

Lord Townshend, Raynham to Philip Case: is now getting on so well with his son Colonel Townshend that he may follow Case's advice and make him sole executor of his will.

Colonel George Townshend, Cranmer, to Philip Case: Mr Collison, a tenant of L...

Colonel George Townshend, Cranmer, to Philip Case: Mr Collison, a tenant of Lord Townshend, has persuaded two militia men in Eynsford hundred not to take the oaths and enrol; asks what legal penalties should be enforced. With endorsement by Case that this accusation was groundless.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: about property lately purchased from...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: about property lately purchased from Goodwin and Stringer in West Raynham.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: Case has always prevailed upon him t...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: Case has always prevailed upon him to postpone selling his reversionary interest in the estate in Flegg hundred; the delay has cost him money but is now determined to do so; if Case will not act for him, asks him to return all the papers; 'It is my misfortune to be looked on by the Herd of Men as one of very weak judgment' but is not the least disturbed by this.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: wishes to purchase a small estate in...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: wishes to purchase a small estate in Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire or Derbyshire, to a value of £200 p.a.; prepared to buy it and then build a house upon it as building is cheap in those parts; the sale of his reversionary interest will enable him to make the purchase.

Lord Townshend to Philip Case: debt of his brother Colonel Roger Townshend to...

Lord Townshend to Philip Case: debt of his brother Colonel Roger Townshend to Lynch.

Lord Townshend, Rabley, [Herts], to Philip Case: asks him to make enquiries a...

Lord Townshend, Rabley, [Herts], to Philip Case: asks him to make enquiries about a freehold estate called Champney House which is to be sold.

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: thanks for enquiring of Mr [Charles] ...

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: thanks for enquiring of Mr [Charles] Burney about 'our Musick'; is obliged to Mr Burney for the assistance 'he is so good as to give us by the List of Tunes he has made out for us and for his kind offer of his further assistance in procuring any of them ... and adapting them to the organ with such embellishments as shall be suitable to that instrument'; has not yet been able to see Pike our organ maker; is now interested in buying estate in this neighbourhood of Hertfordshire as Yorkshire is too remote; detailed criticism of Hertfordshire farming practices; pressing need to sell reversionary interest.

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend at Raynham Hall: has taken all steps pos...

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend at Raynham Hall: has taken all steps possible about the reversion but Townshend may wish to have the business transacted by another; deeds for an exchange being drawn up.

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: will be at Raynham to execute the exc...

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: will be at Raynham to execute the exchange deeds and intends to stay for the winter; if Lord Exeter wishes to sell his own life interest in the reversion the two could be sold together; they should not be confined to Norfolk inhabitants but be advertised in some of the London papers; if Case has any scruples about selling the reversion it would be kind and ingenuous to tell him so, and he will find someone in London to do the business for him.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: will agree to Lord Exeter's pro...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: will agree to Lord Exeter's proposal that they should share the purchase price equally, even though Exeter's life interest is not of the same value as his own reversionary interest, provided Exeter bears the same share of the expenses.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case, and Case to General George Townshend...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case, and Case to General George Townshend, with reply: about offer by Lord Townshend to his son of his life interest in the Balls Park estate in Hertfordshire.

Lord Townshend, Balls, to Philip Case: about mortgage on the estate.

Lord Townshend, Balls, to Philip Case: about mortgage on the estate.

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend: will sort out a dispute about fences as...

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend: will sort out a dispute about fences as he is always concerned to hear of anything which makes Townshend uneasy; asks that his nephew Thomas Burslem, a poor weak, unhappy, honest man, should succeed Mr Spenser in the Rudham livings, but begs Townshend will not let his partiality for himself induce him to act against his inclination. [Copy]

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: about possible letting of Balls Park...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: about possible letting of Balls Park to the Princess [Amelia].
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