Letter – Michael Blackett to Nicholas Verlaen – 4 May 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 May 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Nicholas Verlaen
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Nich[olas]: Verlane    					Newcastle May the: 4th 1677


      My last unto you was of the 21th past to w[hi]ch referres you since none from you Soe the lesse to Inlarge upon onely doe desire you to keepe the Inclosed till called for; my Brother Davison and my selfe have ¼ of the vessell Soe if hee desires yo[u]r assistance In p[ro]curinge him a good freight wee doe desire you will please to helpe him; In doeing whereof you will oblidge us both ~

      Leed £10 p[er] fodder Coales 7s a Chalder Grindstones 13s a Chalder of Occurances w[hi]ch you advise mee once In 14/d[ays] I am


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