Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Nelthorpe – 22 Apr 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Apr 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Nelthorpe
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr: Hen[ry] Nelthorppe     Newcastle Ap[r]ill 22d : [16]76:


I have before mee yo[u]res of the 13th present, the Silver Cann Therein mentioned I have Secd [Secured], and placed the Cost thereof to yo[u]r Creditt this Winter time Tradeinge is dead; I hope the next sumer our Corrispondency may begin afresh In the meane time I desire you to send mee such another Silver Cann rather Stronger than Weaker though itt bee alittle dearrer, for I would have itt alltogether as lardge soe hopeinge you will comply w[i]th this my desire by the firste conveniencey by Sea   I remayne: M: B:

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