Letter – Michael Blackett to George Turfrey – 1 Feb 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Feb 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: George Turfrey
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle feb p[ri]mo

Mr Geo <Turfrey>


I have before me yours of the 27th past Obediah <Spurne> is not In this River so that I suppose he is not yet arrived which makes me keep his letter & when please God he arrives I shall deliver it unto him & solicite an answer according to your desire the postidge being 6d I have placed to your Debitt about your other businesse I could do nothing yesterday but against next post I shall discourse with Robt Rand & some others and God willing shall advise you the needfull I am Sr MB

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