Letter – Henry Richmond to Benjamin Blaydes – 25 May 1768

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 May 1768
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Benjamin Blaydes
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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Mr Blaydes in Hull Yorkshire                                                                 Newca[stle] 25 May 1768


Sir Walter Blackett has made an Addition of Two pounds a Year to Eliz Atkinson’s Allowance, so that she is now to have Three pounds fifteen shillings paid to her every quarter of a year; & the first payment is to be due to her on the 12th of July next. Sir Walter desires you will be so good as pay her according to this Appointment & that you will draw from time to time for your reimbursement on Mr William Alvey Darwin of Grays Inn London as I mentioned in my former Letter to you. I have wrote him to pay your Draughts & am etc    HR

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