Letter – John Blackett to John Kelly – 2 Jul 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Jul 1709
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: John Kelly
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Mr J Kelley                                                   2 July 1709

Sr	Since my last am favd wth yours of the 8 July I See you have paid Mr Hall £40 wch is very well, I do here Inclose Send you for your Acct a bill at one usance on Mr George Hedlam of £50 a 35 1 f526.5 the last bill I Remitted you of 70£ or 34 81/2 do make you Dr f812:2:8 & not f813:3 wch was a mistake, there is much Butter Expected therefore will not be concerned in a parcel, if Mr Whitfield gives you a bill of £17:2 please to Send it to Mr Witton, this post I write for Ostend to know the price of Butter & Bottles, Grindstones gives not much proffit & at present no demand for them Coales <f15> when I Receive the Sample Silk Shall See what is to be done Mr Witton orders me to make Insurance for you & him
Possible incorrect date written, could have been written between 23 and 29 July 1709.

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