Letter – Michael Blackett to John Legendre – 24 Sep 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Sep 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: John Legendre
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle 7ber 24th 75

Mr Jno Legender


I have before me yours of the 16th present to w[hi]ch I shall Answer that if I can meet with a Convenience according to your desire before your Contradictory order came shall shipp you 200 p[iece]s Leed for Newhaven or Rouen but no vessell at present going from hence to either of these places that I can here of so pray advise me before w[ha]t time you would have it shipped & after w[ha]t time I shall Give over Seekeing a Convenience and your Order shall be Observed by MB

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