Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Nelthorpe – 16 Aug 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Aug 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Nelthorpe
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Henry Nelthorpe


I now begin to be mindfull of you, Inclosed is bills for £120: shall remitt you more as I Can meet wth bills without advance, pray Lett your man goe and present my services to Mr Ralph <Harup>, and from mee to put him in minde of his promisse, wch was to furnish you wth £200 or £300: upon my acct and to draw itt upon mee againe wch I desire he will please to doe

there is two forreigne bills the one for £100: the other for £105 from Amsterdam p[ri]mo July drawne by Abra: van Rincom p[er] In the house of Mr Hump Willett, and because I Cannot Remitt him the money wthout great Losse, I doe desire you will please to take Care of the same upon the acct of MB

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