Letter – Michael Blackett to Edward Allen – 29 Jan 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 29 Jan 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Edward Allen
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle January the 29 1677/8

Mr Edwd Allen


I desire to know if yett you have sold your beans, and if soe, and w[ha]t rate, that soe I may doe you good accordingly for the two last which my man kept for my horses and Consequently End that small acco[un]t betwixt us.

I heare oats is In great demand wth you, I Can procure you 6000: 10000 Bushells of very good ones for 16d p[er] Bus[hell] if I thought Capable of serveing you freely Command MB

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