Letter – Henry Richmond to Christopher Johnson – 21 Jan 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Jan 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Christopher Johnson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Chrisr Johnson Attorney at Law Durham                                 Newca[stle] 21st Janry 1769


Agreeable to what I wrote you yesterday, I now acquaint you that I have received a Letter this morning from Mr Maughan, and shall write to Sr Wr Blackett to night about the Division of Wolsingham East Town field. Mr Maughan does not tell me the value of the piece of ground Sir Walter has therein; but calls it a Ridge of Land. I am etc    HR

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