Letters – Michael Blackett to Peter Bar – 14 Oct 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 14 Oct 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Peter Bar
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Peter Bar                                                		Newcastle   8ber the  14th  1679


I formerly writt you and desired you to lett me know how you could Insure me 4: 5 or 600 for Marseilles,wch I doe by your desire againe, for my vessell is now lying in the river, and am loading her as fast as possible, and will Engage she shall be ready to hoist up anchor with the Herring Convoy, In answer to wch a line att your Leasure would very much oblidge      


In case for Marseilles only and not <backe> if you have a mind to send any Herring for that place will be att your service for freight as usuall or as others pay

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