Letter – Michael Blackett to Michael Clipsham – 5 Oct 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Oct 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Michael Clipsham
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Mich Chipsham


serves Chiefly to advise you that I have Loaden aboard of the Suply of Whitby Tho Dickeson m[aste]r  24 Ch[alders] Coales of w[hi]ch inclosed you have an Invoyce Ammounting unto the Sume of £16: 6: 9d for the sd Sume have this day past a bill upon you payable 6d[ays] after date to Mr Henry Nelthorpe or Order to w[hi]ch pray let due honnour be Given.

Your prunes were the worst that ever I se[e] in my Life some Casks not worth 6d a hundred I sould them all [to]geather the better with the worse to Mr Timo: Davisson & Mr Wm Hutchesson at 4s 6d p[er] Hundred payable within 14 d[ays] or 8 weekes when money comes in I shall either pay the neet proceed thereof to Mr Robert Jackson or any other you will please to Order me to pay it unto when all Charges is pd I will send you an acct I am MB

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