Receipt – William Blackett to James Standsfield – 1 Apr 1675

Document Type: Receipt
Date: 1 Apr 1675
Correspondent: William Blackett
Recipient: James Standsfield
Archive Source: NRS RH15 102 6 2
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Edinbruge the first of April 1675

Received then of Sr James Standsfield the Sum of twenty five pounds sterling for ¼ part of his first advance made for defraying of the Charges in Driving on of the Leed Myn of Eagle I say recd by me £25 stlg Wm Blackett 

[outer leaf:] memo to post the 2 H: moores accots in my proper leager

Mr John Mecckwath [Mackworth?]

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