Letter – Michael Blackett to Edward Allen – 11 Sep 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Sep 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Edward Allen
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Edwd Allen


I have Recd yours of the 7th w[hi]ch doth please me very well for according to your desire your beanes are all Lofted and not a Bu[she]l sold thereof, will you be pleased for my governo[r] to limitt me to a price or doe you leave the disposall thereof to me, w[hi]ch if you doe you may be assured I will use my uttmost Indeavours for your most advantidge, butt pray lett me know whatt you thinke is a fitt price for them, w[hi]ch I thinke Convenient you should doe.

Your beanes measured outt 939 Bu[she]l[s] this measure, I thanke you heartily for your good wishes and Remaines MB

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