Letter – Edward Blackett to Richard Hey – 29 Apr 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 Apr 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Richard Hey
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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								York 29 April 1714

Mr. Hey

I give you many thanks for inquiring about the Iron, & must give you the trouble to go to the Forge & bespeak two barrs of Iron one Inch & three quarters Square, & Five yards & a quarter long, they must be Sent by York by water, directed to Mr. Ja Scott Crane master In York, pray Send thm. wth. all expedition for we want thm. mightly, must desire you to pay for thm., & when I See you at Newby Shall be thankfully repaid by

Pray own the receipt of this letter

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