Letter – Michael Blackett to Edward Allen – 10 Mar 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Mar 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Edward Allen
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle March the 10th 1675/6

Major Edward Allen


I have before mee yours of the 2d Thereby takes notice you are willinge To allow mee for Comissition w[ha]t I desired, the £70: 8: 6 I hope you have Rec[eive]d as also the £17 of Mr Hen: Nelthorpe pray now upon Receipt Call of him for 12d more w[hi]ch will cleare as I think, as to the p[ro]ceed of your Pease, w[hi]ch pray examine & if found right, may please To book the same accordingly noe Chap man for your Beanes appears – Good Malt is sold here for 2 ½ s p[er] Bushell soe that if yours bee very good & can afford to sell it att that price, As very probable, I could dispose thereof In a little time but if it be nott very Good by noe meanes send it here I am MB

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