Letter – Henry Richmond to Boreham & Douglas – 24 Jan 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Jan 1771
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.   .   24th   Janry 1771

      in Berwick upon Tweed  

Messrs <Borcham> & Douglass                             

Gentn.        Sir Walter Blackett does not think the Notice signed by you and delivered at Wallington will be Sufficient to determine the Colliery Lease, as it is not conformable to the proviso therein contained.   Sir Walter will take Advice upon this point & if he finds his present opinion ie wrong will let you know it.                   I am etc    HR

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