Letter – Michael Blackett to John Eden – 3 Sep 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 3 Sep 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: John Eden
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle 7ber 3d 75

Unckle Eden

I had the honour yestarday to dine w[i]th his lordship the Bisshop of Durham and all his Commissioners, the former hath promised my father, and the latter my selfe, that all things In reason shall be granted me, and for a treaty have appointed tomorrow forthnight the 18th pres[en]t In the morning nothing without you I Can doe, therefore if you Can with Convenience meet me at Durham the night before, it will be singular well, if not then advise me In time that soe I may not goe to noe purpose, for unlesse you Can meete me <I> will stay at home, wee are both very well and desires to be remembred unto you, I am MB

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