Letter – Ralph Grey to Matthew Shepherd – 23 Jan 1674

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Jan 1674
Correspondent: Ralph Grey
Recipient: Matthew Shepherd
Archive Source: NRO 753 J
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      NewC[astle] Jan 23 1673

Mr Shepheard

Yors of the 3d Curant Came to saife hand and in dew tyme; since which I have ordered Mr John Burfit of <soal> to pay you twenty pounds and if he come to this port to pay forty pounds and Mr Partis of Newcastle to pay you £20 I shall order you more mony up; heare hath bene A sad Losse of shipps hear to the Norward of this barr: Mr Anto: Whats Mr Johnson Hen: Kirkhous Tho Simpson Mr Hutton Forman Little: of Newc[astle] besides Sundry other Strangers; and others wee hear not of at present this not forward but that I am yours to Comand

Ra Grey

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