Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 6 Feb 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Feb 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mes[seu]rs Hum[phrey]: Willett and Compa[ny]  Ditto  [Newcastle 6 February 1677]


I have none of yo[u]rs to answer soe the less to Inlarge upon this serveinge cheifly to lett you know that I have Rec[eive]d the £200 Bill as also to advise you that I have this day vallewed upon you a bill for £100 payable 26/d[ays] Sight To Mr Nicholas Hardinge or Order vallew of Mr John Duglas w[hi]ch pray lett bee complyed w[i]thall; I will God willing remitt itt you againe shortly; my service to yo[u]r Lady I remayne; pray first enquier and advise me p[er] next w[ha]t Generally yo[u]r Londoners have allowed them for freightinge of Vesselles; if stand bound for the <freight> I am in hast


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