Letter – Henry Richmond to Boreham & Douglas – 11 Dec 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Dec 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Boreham & Douglas
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr Elias <Borcham> & Mr G Douglass                                            Newcas.   11  Decr 1770

   in Berwick upon Tweed  

Gentlemen     I received your Letter; & the answer I have to give to it is that I am well assured that Sir Wr Blackett expects every Article in the Colliery Lease to be strictly performed by the Lessees; & that neither Any of the Covenants therein Nor the Lease itself shall be avoided but by a Compliance with & performance of the <Requisites> set forth in the Lease.              I am etc    HR

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