Letter – John Blackett to John Kelly – 12 Dec 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Dec 1710
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: John Kelly
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Mr John Kelley                                                  Ditto 12 Decembr 1710

Sr	In my last forgot to Send bills of loading of your potts & my paper the Crusibles cost f8:10 Robothan Safe arrived but corne come to a bad Market here are nigh 200 Ships loaden wth malt & Barley wch has lowered the prices much, coals 17 to 17 1/2 gl. Shall dispose your corne to Morrow if possible will certainly be lower. a bill of £2:11:6 on Andr Browne given me by Heemskerk

Flax  23 to 25 Stl        

R Tow  f15gl              

W Wheat  160:175

R Ditto   140:160   

Rye        100:114

<Bigg>   13  15 1/2£

Barley  --

Malt Yarm.th 15:17:19

Ditto Hull    21:23

R Seed       31:32£

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