Letters – Michael Blackett to James Gould – 12 Aug 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 12 Aug 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Gould
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Gilbert Serle and John Jollife  [smudged, as if deliberately]

Mr Jam: Gould  and Comp[an]y                  			Ditto

My last to you was of the p[ri]mo p[re[sent to wch. I referr you  Since none from you soe the lesse to Enlardge upon this serving only to Confirm my former, and to desire you att your the Leasure to write me how much Leed Oare your place will vend In the yeare, and wheather you made use of it yourselfes or send all to Marseilles and other places  I would gladly have your thoughts about wheate for the next yeare   The above 120 Casks Leed Oare are all shipped for your place by my good friend Mr Jam: Gould of London Consigned unto yourself pr the  welcome and African the first 30 Gunnes &  latter 24 <pr> next shall have bills of Loading in the  meantime remaines      MB

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