Letter – Peirce Reeves to James Standsfield – 17 Aug 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Aug 1675
Correspondent: Peirce Reeves
Recipient: James Standsfield
Archive Source: NRS RH15 102 6 2
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      Londo Aug 17, 1675

Sr Ja Standsfield

Our last was of the 14th inst subce none from you. As to the agreement with the Earle of Queensberry: Our friend at psent is out of towne in the North but doe believe you may depend upon his taking of 3 fifths part. We should be glad to hear fro you before you goe to your journey wishing you prosperity therein & lets know where we may write you there & as needful

      For my Bro Lindsay & Compy

      Peirse Reeves

[outer leaf:] For Sr James Standsfield/ Mercht/ In Edinb

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