Letters – Michael Blackett to James Burkin – 9 Mar 1680

Document Type: Letters
Date: 9 Mar 1680
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Burkin
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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I have before me yours of the 5th present, and give you infinite thankes for yr letter of recommendation wch have this daye sent forward,  I can give you noe accot. of the businesse with Alderman Brabant having not Spoake to him about itt, but next post shall not faile to give you a Satisfactory accot. in the Interim remaine       


I have a great deal of tar and hempe in my hands In wch if your friends can give me any Encouradgement shall dispatch in a vessel with allspeed

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