Letter – Edward Blackett to Jacob Peart – 15 Nov 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Nov 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Jacob Peart
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      Nov 15 1710

Honest Jacob

      I Rec[eive]d yours on the 13th but this day which should have been with me the post before I thanke you for the good news you sent me & I heartily wish it may continue both for the undertakers advantage and my own

      My workman Frost has done very foolishly but I doubt not but Captaine Harcourt will release him you did mighty well in telling him you would get him another man & Inclosd is a letter to Willm Lowes to acq[ain]t him that he gave him that man in Liew of him as allso a letter to the Captaine which if you see convenient may give it him shall Long every post to hear how the new vaine proves I am

      Your assurd friend

p[er]use & seal both the Inclosd in case you Deliver them

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