Letter – Edward Blackett to Mrs Gray – 4 Jun 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Jun 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Mrs Gray
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      June 4

Mrs Gray

      Since I writ my Letter by Thorpe the Boatman I have sent you down two Rundletts, but I doubt they had formerly been filld with Red Wine so you may change one of them and fill one of them with your best Red Port, the other with your best Lisbon white & send them by Thorpes Boat to morrow & <[ac]quaint me the> charge 

      I am in great haste

Lett me know your lowest price p[er] h[ogs]head of your Port White, Lisbon White & Mountaine white

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