Letter – Michael Blackett to William Creagh – 10 Apr 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Apr 1677
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Creagh
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr W[illia]m Creagh       Newcastle Aprill the: 10th: 1677


I have before mee yo[u]rs of the 5th present Thereby takes notice of yo[u]r greate desire to Cleare the unlucky businesse betwixt you and mee as you are pleased to call itt; I am sure I have good reason to tearme it soe; but that is all one I have as greate a desire as you can have that an end thereby may be made; you may remember that by the last account I gave you; you were Indebted unto mee the sume of 

                                                        £55: =:9

out of which I deductinge the 1/3 p[ar]t of £43:7:7 for £14: 9:1 

2 p[iece]s <linnen>

                                             Remaynes   £40:11:8

Payinge the same to M[ess]rs Hum[phrey]: Willett and Compa[ny] or Order; the Remaineinge 4 p[iece]s shall bee delivered unto yo[u]r Order; you need nott mention any more the £20: In Scotland; for I will have nothing to doe w[i]th itt yo[u]r answer may afford att yo[u]r leasure; In the meane time remaynes


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