Letter – Edward Blackett to Cornelius Barker – 4 Jun 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Jun 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Cornelius Barker
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      June 4 1710

Mr Barker

Both my selfe & the Workmen Expected you here on Wednesday last According to your positive promise, You cannot imagine but that I take it mighty ill being my Work can’t go forward Without you, the poor Work men comes here Every day & are forc’d to Returne, if you had told me plainly that you could not come should have taken care to Employ another, so lett me know whether you’ll come or not, and that will satisfy

Your friend

[for] Mr Cornelious Barker att Sessay

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