Letter – Michael Blackett to Charles Banks – 25 Aug 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Aug 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Charles Banks
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Cha: & Jam: Bankes     Ditto  [Newcastle 25 August 1676]

Sirs my last to you was of the 18th present to w[hi]ch Referrs you Since none from you soe the less to Inlarge upon; none will offer mee above £7 p[er] last for yo[u]r Tarr soe I am Resolved to keepe itt until yo[u]r Advice come For yo[u]r Planke And Timber yett none hath offered mee one Farthinge Chapman I hope will come att last of w[ha]t Passes you shall God willinge have Punctuall advice from

   Sir   MB

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