Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 12 Jan 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Jan 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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M[esseu]rs Hum[phrey] Willett and Compa[ny]   Ditto [Newcastle 12 January 1677]


My present my Ma[ster] beinge very busie comandee mee to inclose and send you this bill for one hundred pounds St[erlin]g when dew prayes you to p[ro]cure the needfull  I thinke hee has Shipped you 300 p[iece]s Leed; of both w[hi]ch you may by next Post expect more att large; noe more att present but that I am

P:L: Servant to  MB: Esq[uire]

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