Letter – Michael Blackett to Robert Jackson – 11 Sep 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Sep 1675
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Robert Jackson
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Robert Jackson

I have Rec[eive]d yours of the 8th att my Returne thereby takes notice what you write Concerning Tho: Dickison, for w[ha]t place In france doth he goe, if for New haven or Rouen will you give me leave to ship some Leed In him allowing you a Reasonable freight, if you will nott then shall dispatch him with Coales according you your desire.

your brother I perceive was In Towne, w[ha]t discourse he had with my father I know nott, mr Pease tells me he did offer your brother some mony, who Refused itt, I shall speake to him againe upon monday and by tuesdays post God willing shall advise you with the needful, Leed £12 Coales 9s beans 2s 8 Oates 20d Rye 3s 10d to 4s my Respects to all friends I am MB

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