Letter – Ralph Grey to William Hester – 7 Dec 1675

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Dec 1675
Correspondent: Ralph Grey
Recipient: William Hester
Archive Source: NRO 753 J
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      Newc December the 7 : 75

To Mr <Hester> 

to send first opportunity <2 Last> of the best <Croune and halfe a last> of the best second soap and to <make an abaitment for the lost 8s:5d:> soap he sent having eight halfe <firkins in it that pr..all second Croune> not else at present and that I am

yours Ra. Grey
The handwriting of this letter almost indecipherable

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