Letter – Michael Blackett to Walter Chaytor – 20 May 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 May 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Walter Chaytor
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Walter Chaytor	                          ditto [Newcastle 20th May 1676]


My last to you was of the 13th present to w[hi]ch reffers you Since none from you soe the less to Inlardge upon; nott doubtinge butt ere this; my desir[e] In formers is Effected To my Content soe shall conclude onely if you have any moneis, upon receipt in yo[u]r hands of Mine you may please to send mee by very first opportunity 1000Wt more of the finest 22 glt. Tow. if noe money, send none, but as yett I have nott gott the first parcell, yett hope to receive itt shortly I am   MB:
Tow - short or broken fiber (e.g. of flax) that is used especially for yarn, twine, or stuffing.

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