Letters – Michael Blackett to Robert Jackson – 23 May 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 23 May 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Robert Jackson
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Robt, Jackson                            			Newcastle    May the  23:  79            


I have yours of the 16 the mony you mention is still in my hands   Butter, Leed and all Sorts of graine as with you, my thoughts are all will be cheaper, corne fell last markett day Exceedingly Equally wheate, was before sold for 13s and 14s a bu[shel] and now can have for 10/s and 10/s 6d the best, pray my service to ma[ster] Moorecroft  if alive I am    


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