Letter – John Blackett to John Wilkinson – 13 Aug 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Aug 1709
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: John Wilkinson
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Cousin Wilkinson                                        Rotterdm

Sr	my last to you was of the 6 past, Since none from you, this is onely to acquaint you that the London, Hull & Yarmouth Fleet are all this day Safe arrived though not yet come to this place, I do not question but Jacob frost is wth the Hull or Yarmouth Convoy

Lead 21 <..>

Exchange a 2 us[uance] 34 <..> 11 <..>
No date given but from context clearly later than 6th August, the date of his his previous letter to Wilkinson. Next dated letter was of 20th Aug, so 13th given here, ie. a wek before

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