Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Nelthorpe – 29 Jan 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 Jan 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Nelthorpe
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle Jan 29 1675/6

Mr Henry Nelthorpe


I very much wonder that to this day I have noe answer to mine of the 15th past att  this raite how doe you think I Can booke Things In Conformity w[i]th you, for I doe Imaggine you have negotiated my bills, in assurance of w[hi]ch I have this valued £200 upon you payable Todays sight To [space left blank] or order value of [space left blank] w[hi]ch pray let find dew honner In every Respect and <due respect> and if in case you have not negotiated my bills, I must desire you to trust me soe much and soe much, and upon your advice I doe assure you (if that will prevaile) I will remitt you your moneys upon sightimmediately Pray write me how. Insurance rates from Stockholme singly. On doueing of w[hi[ch you will oblidge him that is

Your humble servant

Michle Blackett

I shall nott draw any thing upon <…> till next post <10 ch> Take no bill of accordingly MB

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