Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Maister – 23 Feb 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Feb 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Maister
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle feb the 23th 1677/8

Mr Hen: Maister


I have before mee yours of the 19th wth wch I am very well satisfied, soe pray lett w[ha]t is past, bee past, for I doe assure you I have noe desire to change my old freinds; And I hope you have nott disposed of the Iron you intended mee att £13: 5s p[er] tonne if nott pray shipp mee as soone as you cann tenn Tonn if you have nott soe much, then pray Shipp mee w[ha]t you have for if itt bee a tonn or two over I doe nott vallew itt, lett me have the accompt thereof and shall send you a bill for all together, pray also buy me Mr Trippets 300 Bars of thicke squar[e] if you thinke itt bee good Mettle and as thick square as you formerly sent mee if nott lett itt alone I begg your pardon for w[ha]t is past and remaynes realy MB

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