Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 14 Jul 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Jul 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Am glad to perceive by your that you have made an absolute End about Mr Selbys annuity as far as concerns Mr Wise, Brumell & Robinson, w[oul]d gladly hear what End Mr Brumell has made in his concerns & make it business to inquire & acqt me w[oul]d gladly have my acct set streith wth him, I doubt the 20 pieces of Lead will not come to Newcastle unless you go to Newburn & see them put in the wherry, wd gladly know. The price of lead at Newcastle, I had a letter last post from Londn wch acqt me that the price currt was £9:10 wch if so will ship all the lead I have for London I am

			Your friend EB

faile not to write me By the first post

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