Letter – Michael Blackett to James Ward – 20 Mar 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Mar 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Ward
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr James Ward     					Newcastle March the: 20th 1676/7


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 15th present and according to yo[u]r desire have Received of W[illia]m Lecke upon yo[u]r account £27:1S:3d w[hi]ch is ready att yo[u]r disposall; draw itt upon mee when you please and yo[u]r bill shall be honno[ur]ed for I can nott remitt it you without advance If S[i]r William will pay itt you and take itt here upon the least word from you itt shall bee pay[ed] to his Order but In the meane time give mee leave to aske you if you will doe my businesse In London for nothinge yo[u]r answer bee pleased to affoard att yo[u]r leasure unto him that desires to Remayne


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