Letter – John Blackett to John Wilkinson – 8 Oct 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Oct 1709
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: John Wilkinson
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Cousin Wilkinson                                          Rotterdm  the 8 Octobr 1709

Sr	Since my last am favord wth yours of the 20 Septembr wth bill of loading of 1232 ps in J croft has writ to Amsterdm to get Insured 3850gl but am afraid Shall be forced to give 3 or 6 <pC> has already given the Same from Hull, Inclosed do Send you a bill of £60:15:11 at 2 Usance, drawn by John Cossart on Tho Sharp at 35 <Bst> for wch make you Dr f680:7
The original insurance policy dated 8th October, covering Jacob Frost’s ship the ‘Josua of Shields’  is filed with the original letterbook, ie. not J Croft as written in the copy letter

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