Letter – Michael Blackett to Henry Willett – 23 Feb 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Feb 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Henry Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle feb: 23: 1677/8

Mr Henry Willett


I have yours of the 19th present wth the Bill to wch my termes was Refused I have this post writt for another w[he]n itt Comes to hand the same shall be sent you, I have this day agreed for the freight of the Leed Oare wch God willing will be Shipt upon monday next by sd vessell you shall allsoe have the Copper plates and p[er]haps a few p[iece]s of Leed of wch more p[er] next I am Glad to heare of the disposall of my Leed, the acct att your Leasure is desired by MB

Certainely you have gott mony for the first 100 p[iece]s

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