Letter – Edward Blackett to John Stephenson – 8 Apr 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Apr 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Stephenson
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Apr 8 1711

Mr Jno Stephenson

       rec[eive]d yours as likewise one from Mr Baines of your City about a week agoe to the same purpose Mr Scot sent <his h[ogs]h[ea]ds> & said the master Declard they were for me & I did Expect a parcell from London which made me open them & my butler found many of them broken being very Ill Pack’d If Mr Bradshaw will send a person to repack them he shall have w[ha]t remains whole again for my butler not well understanding it is unwilling to undertake it so pray Informe Mr Bradshaw of this w[i]th my service to him I am 

Your servt

To Mr Jno Stephenson Merch[an]t in Yorke

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