Letters – Michael Blackett to Peter Bar – 24 Mar 1682

Document Type: Letters
Date: 24 Mar 1682
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Peter Bar
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Peter bar								Newcl Mar 24th 81/2


I have yrs of the 14th and have p[er]used the Inclosed wch I shall att p[re]sent make noe objections but must needs say tis one of the worst I have ever mett withall, to take £11:10: <from> £60 and add I cannot yett resolve, had she beene wholly lost soe the men had beene saved it would never have vexed me, well noe remedy but patience, I shall therefore beg of you tht In yr next you will please to advise me where she Intends for, wt she will cost fitting and the Commander and the owners names and if there be any probability of ever getting the £64: first stock, and after have taken the same Into Consideration I shall Immediately Impart unto you my finall resolution – I long to leave from m[r] Marcade pray putt m[r] Hutchinson In mind of writing me according to his promise


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