Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 6 Apr 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Apr 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mes[s]rs: Hum[phrey]: Willett and Compa[ny]     	Ditto  [Newcastle 6 April 1677]


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 27th past In conformity to w[hi]ch for the 500 Gilld[er]s: remitted Mr Verlane have Creditted yo[u]r Account £45:9s.1d I longe to heare of the Shippinge of the Pecke I desired t'is for my owne use; Soe lett itt bee exactly winchester Measure and a Substantiall one you will oblidge


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