Letters – John Chambers to John Blackett – 9 May 1710

Document Type: Letters
Date: 9 May 1710
Correspondent: John Chambers
Recipient: John Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 195
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John Blackett	Amsterdam the 9/21 May 1710


The menifold favours you were pleased to conferr upon me obliges me for Duty to returne you my hearty thanks for. also assure you of my readyness to serve you wherein shall ever be capable. our ships from Hull arrived here on sunday night last & a Convoy for the sounde is ordrd to be reedy to saile at 22 NS [new style?] soe tht unless the winde <range> out of the wes not any of the ships bounde for <yo .ent>: &c can safe [save] thm tht Low I shall now proceed I know not but believe no further by Lande. I must once more make bold to <picht> you In minde of Wm Procter if you rendre him any kindness pray doe & you will very much oblige Yr Humle Servt

      John Chambers

Pray my service to all fr[ein]ds 

[on verso:]

To Mr Jno Blackett Merchant In Rotterdam 

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