Letters – Michael Blackett to Hubert Aylwyn – 14 Jun 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 14 Jun 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Hubert Aylwyn
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Hurbt  Aylwyn               				ditto  


I question not but but [sic] before this you have my Leed Oare in gd Custody, and though I have desired to send the Same to marseills wch I wish with all my heart could be done though you pay much greater freight than mentioned, and my request is you misse noe opportunity, though the freight be a little unreasonable wch I wholly refer to yr prudent manadgement, yet if noe p[re]sent opportunity for s[ai]d place, nor noe likelihood in a short time be pleased to Send the same by the first opportunity and Convey to Livorne Consygned unto Mr Gilbert Sarle marchd. In s[ai]d place, question not but you will gett itt upon reasonable tearmes for s[ai]d place, wch I wholly Referr to you and Soe I remaine              


take the advantadge for either place and advise Mr Smith and me of yr proceedings

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