Letter – Edward Blackett to Christopher Blackett – 24 Nov 1713

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Nov 1713
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Christopher Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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Dear Kit							24 Novr. 1713

      I am glad to perceive by yours that you got safe to London & found yor Familly in good health.   I have drawn the Ball[anc]e of your account, one bill for 50£ paye to Mr. Edwd Ridsdale Senor or order to the remainder wch is 36:12-10 to Mr Sedgwick or order, I am in great hopes of selling my Lead at NewCastle shortly & when I doe you shall not faile of having Bills sent you with my blessing to you all wishing Maria a good journy I am

      Yor most affect father

My Bror Bridges letter was 15 days in comeing to my hands, wch is the reason I inclose this letter to you, wch be sure take particuler care of.

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