Letter – Edward Blackett to William Millington – 28 Jul 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Jul 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Millington
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      July 28

Honest Capt

I heartily thank you honest Capt for giveing me so good & quick an acct of what I Desir’d Am glad Mr Hugh Johnson does not Design a northern Journey & you know I am not very desireous of any Journey particularly to Newcastle about Law business which will save me some Guineas in my Pocket, am not unmindfull of my Promise you may Depend upon a Cupple of my Heffers so take care to get a shippen made for them against winter for I know you keep none of your Catle in the fields in winter be sure you send a Carefull messenger for them at the Latter end of August or the beginning of Sept for shall take care they be both bulld before they go from hence & you may be shure they shall be as good as any that ever was In Lancashere or Cheshire with all our kind remembrances to you both I am

      Honest Capt Your Real friend to serve you

For Capt Millington

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