Thomas Walpole, London, to Philip Case: Lord Orford and Mr Molineux have had a conference at Euston about the latter's being brought into parliament at the first opportunity; Lord Orford exceedingly warm on the behaviour of some of his old friends at Lynn; he is now broke with the Turners and determined the collectorship should be put into other hands; a representation is to be drawn up for the duke of Grafton as to the collector's misconduct towards the town; election of Wilkes for Middlesex may have consequences 'if it is too seriously treated'; asks Case to look out for an estate for him in Norfolk. With copy reply from Case
Thomas Edwards, at Messrs Fry's & Co., Mildred Court, London, to James Case, Lynn Regis: about a ?gaming debt; 'the Evidence of Lady D goes to say that I was in a state unfit to take Observation of what was doing'.
Philip Case, Lynn, to William Price, Narford: details of quit rents due to manor of Stewards and Strange, and to Priory manor, but can't tell what arrears are due to Mr Spelman; five years are due to Case since he took possession in 1759
Indenture, (1) Henry Pope of King's Lynn, upholsterer, (2) Jermyn Wyche of Hockwold cum Wilton, esq., Anthony Hamond of North Wootton, esq., William Glascock of Barton Mills, esq., John Turner of King's Lynn, esq., Revd Rowland Simpson, rector of Gaywood, John Berney of King's Lynn, gent., Jonas Rolfe of King's Lynn, gent., etc.: appointment of trustees for messuage called the Guild Hall in town of Gaywood with 2 a of land, rents to be used for repair of parish church and highway.
Rentals of Sir Edward Astley's estate in East Basham, particulars of the Gressenhall division, outlines of marriage settlement between Jacob Astley and Hester Browne, and for the exchange of the Lynn house for that of Mr Chad at Thursford.