Letter – Edward Blackett to John Shaftoe – 5 Mar 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Mar 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Shaftoe
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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March 5

Mr Shaftoe

      I rec[eive]d you letter with your proposals & when your bargaine is nigh out you may Depend upon it my Steward Jacob Peart shall give you the refusall of the bargaine of the slaggs & wasts at the Mill w[ha]t bargaine my servt made w[i]th Mr Loraine I do not know but only that it was Conditionall provided I was pleasd with it I am 


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