Letter – Michael Blackett to Humphrey Willett – 8 Jun 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Jun 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Humphrey Willett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Hump Willett


I have severall of yours all wch Require Little Answering, but my hearty thankes for your Care In dischardgeing all bills I passe upon you pray advise me the price of all sorts of Graine if any Encouridgment Can furnish you wth any  sort, as great hopes of a Generall peace Forraign goods will begin to decline in price, be pleased to Enquire how you Can buy me d[elivere]d aboard free of all Chardges 10: 20: or 30 tonn of Right Sweeds Iron some narrow, some broad flatt, and Lett mee know the very Lowest rate I am MB

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