Letter – Henry Richmond to Christopher Johnson – 23 Sep 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Sep 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Christopher Johnson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Chris[tophe]r Johnson Attorney at Law                Newcas[tle] 23rd September 1765

in Durham 

Sir           On the 2nd instant I wrote you about renewing the Lease of Redburn estate with Dr Gregory, desiring you would take the trouble of inquiring what sum he expects for it. The last fine that Sir Walter paid was £35; which was high enough. I shall be glad to hear from you soon about it, for I hope you received my Letter. I am etc    HR 

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