Letter – Michael Blackett to Randal Richardson – 27 Aug 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Aug 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Randal Richardson
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle Augt 27 1678

Mr R<an [dall?]> Richardson


      I heare you dispose of a great quantity of Leed Oare and gives good Encouridgm[en]t to some merchants In this place pray be pleased to advise mee w[ha]t you Can sell itt for, I have a quantity in London wch I Cannot gett sold, if I like your price I will order itt to be d[elivere]d unto you, and if any profitt to be gott thereby 

      I thinke I Can send you as good supplyes as some others, your Answer att your Leasure pray afford unto MB

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