Letter – Ralph Grey to George Potts – 22 May 1674

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 May 1674
Correspondent: Ralph Grey
Recipient: George Potts
Archive Source: NRO 753 J
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      Newcastle May 22 ’74  

Mr Geo Potts

I have this day clered a bill of exchange of you for £22:02:4d at sight payable to Mr Danl. Wigfald wth Wm Dyes acct who I hope is wth you err this come to hand.  Coles is very scarse hear; ships being forsed to lye for them, but we gave Mr Dye what disspch could be.

Lead £13 per fother. No more at psent.

R Grey

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