Catalogue Entry: MINT00795

Petition for £10 borrowed from him in Edinburgh by the late Justus Brandshagen, whose daughter claims that at his death the Government owed her father over £100 for his work at Alva

Author: John Walker

Source: MINT 19/3/243, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

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Encloses a copy of Brandshagen's claim [MINT00796 (Mint 19/3/244)]. On reverse: note from Treasury Secretary John Scrope (in a clerical hand, signed by Scrope and dated May 11) referring the petition to Newton.


Signed by Walker.

Scrope's note printed in NC, 7: 280-81.

[1] John Walker    Referred to Sir Isaac Newton

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