Letter – Michael Blackett to Walter Chaytor – 7 Jul 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Jul 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Walter Chaytor
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Walter Chayteor                  ditto [Newcastle 7 July 1767]


My last to you was of the p[ri]mo July to w[hi]ch referrs you Since have Rec[eve]d yo[u]rs of this date; yo[u]r Bill of £100 upon Robinson and Compa[ny] is booked in conformity w[i]th you; And I shall trye Mr Stocke of Dover once more w[i]th the Other Bill; but I hope you will (p[ro]cure) and place to my Creditt w[ha]t Chardge I have beene att about s[ai]d Bill; the p[ro]test is 2S 10d besides all post of lett[e]rs w[hi]ch pray p[ro]cure to the uttmost; I have freighted Mr John Consitt and am Loadinge of him w[i]th Leed and Coales for yo[u]r place; but Knowes nott the quantity as yett, only take notice you are to pay neither freight nor primidge nor averidge for the same and dispose there of as you disposed of my last parcell of Leed; w[hi]ch is upon Arrivall att price Currant pray remitt mee some more money as soone as you can In doinge of w[hi]ch you will very much oblidge  MB:

 p[er] John Vaughan I pray send mee a Box of <Wayfers>

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