Letter – Henry Richmond to Adam Sibbitt – 14 Sep 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Sep 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Adam Sibbitt
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr Adam Sibbitt  -  Ancroft Greens                                           Newcas.   14th  Sepr 1771

  To the Care of Mr Anthy. Lambert  at Tweedmouth

Sir      Sir Walter Blacketts Colliery at Unthank being to be let against the first of Janry next, I acquaint you of it according to your desire in your Letter of the 8 of April last; wherein you said you would be glad to treat about her when at Liberty.  If you continue to have any Thoughts of taking this Colliery I am ready to receive your proposals & desire you will favour me with a Line in answer hereto, because if you do not agree for her Sir Walter will think of some other Way of disposing of her.                I am etc    HR

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