Letter – John Blackett to John Field – 7 Oct 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Oct 1709
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: John Field
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Mr John Field                                               Rotterdm  the 7 Octobr 1709

Sr	I Recd yours of the 10 Sept I See you had not bought any butter but was in hopes to Effect my Order before the fleet Sailed, when I writ you thought the prices would not have been So high, but Since it is So must do as well as I can, here inclosed Send you a bill of £50 at one usance on Mr Elias Pawson in Yorke, but payable in Hull, this is the onely bill could get at usance, If can get another next post Shall remit you, I hope you have told the Master to lay off Schiedam Head

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