[William Lowndes, Secretary to the Treasury from 1695; new money] Letter Signed Wm Lowndes to Mr. Neale [Thomas Neale, Master of the Mint] about an Act of Parliament relating to 'new money'

William Lowndes, Secretary to the Treasury from 1695; Member of Parliament.
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Treasury Chambers, 4 August 1696.
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One page, sm. folio, bifolium, aged and stained, with portion lost through removal of seal, text clear and complete. See Image. Note on verso of second leaf: Mr. Lowndes to pay the Recoyned Money Into the Exchequer. Letter as follows: I am Commanded by yr Lords Commrs of her Maty Treas[ur]y to signifie to you their Lords[hi]ps directions That you take especail care that ye directions conteyned in ye Act of |Parliam and their Lordsps Warrants for bringing the Newmoney [sic] rom ye Mint to ye Exchequer exactly complied with, and that now be parted with till it be specifically brought & told into ye Receipt of Excheq. except if necessary charges of melting refineing [sic] & makeing [up?] s[ai]d New moneys, pursuant to ye Act of Parliamt. Very possibly in Lowndes' hand but I have nothing to compare it with. See Image.~580~AUTOGRAPH MONEY TREASURY MINT~ ~0~Richard Fol. fdr 2~ ~ ~ ~ ~