Letter – Michael Blackett to John Legendre – 12 Oct 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Oct 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: John Legendre
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle 8ber 12th 1675

Mr Jno Legendre


I have a vessell now going for newhaven by w[hi]ch god willing I intend 600 p[iece]s Leed the same will be all shipt before night the price is £12 p[er] fodder first peny you know w[ha]t other Charges & Commission will be the freight I am to pay is 20 sols p[er] ps free of all Charges tis Landed if you can fancy there termes take w[ha]t part with me you please either ½ 1/3 or ¼ or name what you <wishe> upon shall be to the full satisfactione of MB

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