Letter – Michael Blackett to Edward Allen – 12 Jun 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Jun 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Edward Allen
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Edw[ar]d Allan [Allen]    					Newcastle June the: 12th: 1677


      I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 7th present; for answer unto w[hi]ch I have informed my selfe w[i]th the prices of our Marketts here for your beanes but can nott bee bidd one penny more then £7:=:= p[er] last such as they came to my hand such the are still well layd up and turned every fourteene dayes ~

      I also take notice of the second past of yo[u]r letter and shall furnish the Ma[ste]r w[i]th a Loadinge of Coales but not upon the account of yo[u]r Beanes, In w[hi]ch I must begg yo[u]r excuse and soe I remayne


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