Letter – Henry Richmond to Caleb Hunter – 14 Aug 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Aug 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Caleb Hunter
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Caleb Hunter at                                      Newcas[tle] 14th Aug[u]st 1765


Sir       I have sent by the Bearer Robert Archer two dozen of Stepheson’s port Wine, one dozen of Brandy, one dozen of strong Beer and one dozen and 3 bottles of middling Beer. Mr Turner tells me ther is a bag of shot no. 4 at Allanheads and another at Newhouse As to Tea, Coffee, Sugar etc I had no orders to send any; but lest you should not be provided with what is good I have sent a pound of Coffee half a pound of Tea two pound of Lump Sugar and 3 pound of soft sugar and a Gloster cheese all which I hope you will receive safe I am etc      HR

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