Letter – Michael Blackett to Peter Watson – 28 Dec 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Dec 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Peter Watson
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle xber 28th 1675

Mr P: W:


My last to you of the 28th xber to w[hi]ch I referr you since none from you soe the less to Inlarge upon, I have onely to desire you to send forward the Inclosed & though Unknowne, yet by my Friends letter of Recommendation I hope you will p[er]forme what is desired, But because I can not be Certayne of the Sume, I intend in my next, to gett a letter to one MrBanks of your place Recommended to mee By my Brother Tim: Davison, soe that if you will not serve mee I suppose hee will, & if you will please to accept of my Corrispondency you may then burne the letter I wish you a Merry Christmas & soe I remayne MB

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