Letters – Michael Blackett to James Gould – 26 Aug 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 26 Aug 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Gould
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Jam: Gould                                				Ditto  


Pray doe me the favour as advise me att your Leasure upon what tearmes you can insure me £500: or £600: along with the Herring Fleet for Marseilles, I have agreed with Capt. English to Carry my goods who has a brave pinase [pinnace] and 10 Gunns  I heartily beg your pardon for your trouble, doe wish I Could be thought Capable of your Commands, or as a Retaliation In some measure however will make bold to Subscribe myselfe as really am     


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