Letter – Michael Blackett to Charles Banks – 6 Apr 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Apr 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Charles Banks
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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M[ess]rs Charles and James Bankes    		Newcastle Aprll the: 6th: 1677


      My last to you was of the 24th past To w[hi]ch refers you Since have Rec[eive]d yo[u]rs of the 23d past thereby takes notice of the Receipt of mine of the 9th of March p[er] Post as Also of one of the same date p[er] George Johnson; w[i]th an Indenture w[hi]ch you will gett Enrolled and Returne mee p[er] first Shipp for the dowinge whereof I returne you my hearty thankes ~

      I have beene Speakinge to some about yo[u]r timber but none will heare mee Speake of 14d a foot within a day or two I am to meete a nother Soe that in my next; you shall have an acc[oun]t of my proceedinges; as money comes In I desire to know yo[u]r orders about the disposall Thereof; for I remember discharginge Mr Boones bill for the last £100:=:= was nott to content lett mee have yo[u]r Order and itt shall bee observed by him that is


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