Letter – Michael Blackett to William Benson – 21 Apr 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Apr 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Benson
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr W[illia]m Benson          				Newcastle Aprill the: 21th: 1677


      I understand by a lett[e]r from Mr John Strother that hee bought a p[ar]cell of Anchor Palmes of you upon my account for the ammount thereof beinge £34:6s:6d as p[er] yo[u]r note; Inclosed sends a bill paym[en]t of w[hi]ch you neede nott question when dew ~

      Mr John Rumney had allsoe a p[ar]cell w[hi]ch was likewise upon my account the amount of w[hi]ch shall either pay to him or you as you please for t'is all one to me and when hereafter you chance to have a p[ar]cell; of any Sort of Iron pray bee pleased to lett mee know; I will give you as good a price as any other shall doe and my paym[en]t you neede nott feare I hope here after wee may bee better accquainted w[hi]ch will bee very much to the satisfaction of


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