Letters – Michael Blackett to James Burkin – 2 Jul 1680

Document Type: Letters
Date: 2 Jul 1680
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Burkin
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr James Burkin						Newcastle July 2nd1680

I received yours of the 26th past wth severall Inclosed notes wch you might as well kept by you, for if not paid one voyage they will another, and they all tell me you never sent to thm, within a post or two shall send you other notes wch you may please leave wth mr Harup and he will procure you the money you say tht you are Informed Jno Wood Esqr is satisfyed for the bill of £230:= I know very certainely to the contrary, now I fancy he saiis soe apurpose to gett my £140 paym[en]t of wch be pleased to deferr till further order, and tell thm tht Comes to demand itt tht wn I have itt from mr <Hammond> tht the £230 is paid tht my £140:= shall Immediately be paid likewise soe remaines


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