Letter – Michael Blackett to John Strother – 14 Jun 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Jun 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: John Strother
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle June the 14 1678

Mr Jno Strother


My Last to you was of the 11th present to wch Referrs you this being Cheifly to Confirme the same and to desire your Care in procureing for mee fine Iron, and good mettle, and if forced to Load either tarr or pitch, pray Lett there be good Strong Casks, I need say noe more hopeing in all the Concerne you will studdy my most advantidge wch I wholly Leave to your discretion and soe remaines MB

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