Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Nelthorpe – 17 Nov 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Nov 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Nelthorpe
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Hen[ry]: Nelthorpe   Ditto    [Newcastle 17 November 1676]


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 11th present for answer I will assure you that befor this yo[u]r last letter I never had advice of yo[u]r Receipt of the £20; whereas you say you formerly Writt mee thereof I never before had a London letter misscarryed I hope there was noe other businesse of concerne In itt Soe wee shall say noe more of itt ~

Inclosed is a Bill for £150 upon Hugh Mason payable p[ri]mo [first] Xber [December]; next w[hi]ch pray Receive when due and place itt to the Creditt of     MB:

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