Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Maister – 6 Nov 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Nov 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Maister
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Hen: Maister


I have yours of the 30th past, p[er] first opportunity shall Expect three tonn of Iron from you but as yett I cannot be reconciled to the price, and pray lett mee know the meaning of the following words in your letters, and shall be part of <ca.h free> if itt be for my purpose itt must bee as formerly and <usd> from 1 ½ 1 ¾  to 2 Inch square which pray take notice of

If the parcell when itt comes be to content if any abatem[en]t I will take the remainder I am MB

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