Letter – John Blackett to William Leighton – 14 Oct 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Oct 1710
Correspondent: John Blackett
Recipient: William Leighton
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 192
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Mr Wm Leighton                                                     Rotterdam  14 october 1710

Sr	Since my last am not favoured wth yours on the other Side Invoice of goods per Robothan hope is arrived wth you & goods <prove> to Content here is no old flax Left they begin to bring new to the market the Same Sort as the Sample wch Sent you could buy now for 25 & 26 Stl in a week or two will be lower P Harrison Stays for new flax if would have 2 or 3 more matts for a tryal please to let me know I am when ever am Capable of Serving your Commands

                             Sr your Humble Servt

                                        John Blackett

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