Letter – Michael Blackett to Mrs Turfrey – 20 Mar 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Mar 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Mrs Turfrey
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Madame 						Newcastle March the 20th: 1676/7

I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 6th present by Thomas Browne who is safely arrived In this River And According to yo[u]r dersire shall furnish him w[i]th £84 to buy his loadinge of Coales w[i]thall and att any other time whensoever either yo[u]r or yo[u]r Husband shall have any Commands to lay upon any In this place none shall bee more ambitious of them; nor more ready to observe and Effect them then


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