Letter – John Blackett to Nicholas Fenwick – 12 Mar 1713

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Mar 1713
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: Nicholas Fenwick
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Mr Nichs Fenwick                                           Newby the 12 March 1712/3

Sr	I recd yours of 10 march & was very much surprised to see that I had forgot to give your father Credit for £100 paid me by Mr Charles Burton if you please to look over the Acct will find otherwise or please to read the letter your father write me the 24th April 1711, & will find he writes that is Surprised that Mr Burton only left f100 but did not think would have left Less than 1000 or 1200, Suppose the Mistake is made £ instead of f & the reason why did not place it to your Father Acct was because C Burton ordered me to place it to Mr J Reed Acct when comes to Newcastle Shall Settle that matter, however pray let me have a line from you by the first post

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