Letter – Michael Blackett to James Burkin – 16 Mar 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Mar 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Burkin
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr James Burkin     					Newcastle March the: 16th 1676/7


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 11th present doe very much wonder how myne of the 24th past should come To miscarry. tis the first London Letter that ever I had awantinge In all my life I have made all the Enquiries I could; and cannott finde; but that itt was safely sent forward from hence I doe assure you I writt you a letter of that date and thereby sent you a Coppie of the Charter Partey; but seeinge itt never came to hand. Inclosed I send you another; the Originall is att yo[u]r command I hope all thinges are to content; if otherwise upon yo[u]r advice they shall willingly be rectified by him that Realy is


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