Letter – John Blackett to John Stephenson – 19 Apr 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Apr 1709
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: John Stephenson
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Mr John Stephenson Junr at Mr Wm Turners in the Great Market                         Ditto

Sr	here inclosed I Send bill of loading of 4 qts linnen Shipt as above, I hope they will prove to content my friend at Amsterdm writes me they are good of the Sort I would have Sent Mrs Reay a qts of Callico but hears She is gone to the Bath, therefore thinks best to Stay till her returne pray advise Mr Robt Stephenson to accept my bill when I draw on him for your Acct

Coales 22gl but will fall when the Fleet arrives

Bottles 24Stl great parcels Expected

Lead 21 1/2 & 3/4

Grindstones 16 & 18gl
No date given so assumed same date as previous letter.

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