Letter – Michael Blackett to Samuel Sowton – 18 Feb 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 Feb 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Samuel Sowton
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Sam: Sowton


To this day I have not heard one word from mr Jno Strother so that I am affraid he is on his way for England pray write me a line or two in answer to this and advise me withall youre thoughts or that whether he is or is not that soe if he be I may In time I may In time  write to another to Care of my Businesse for my vessell is saild & the time Consequently will not admitt of any delay by writeing 2 lines in answer to this as is above desired you would very much Obliedge him that Desires to remaine upon all occationes Sr MB

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