Letter – Henry Richmond to Collingwood Forster – 25 Nov 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Nov 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Collingwood Forster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Coll. Forster Esq.   at  Alnwick                                          Newcas.   25  Novr 1770

Sir      Hexham Bridge & the roads to it being finished I take the Liberty of mentioning to you that no part of the Duke of Northumberlands Subscrn. of £200 has yet been paid and of desiring to know whether you have any Orders about it - if not - I submit it to your Consideration whether there would be any Impropriety in your intimating to his grace that this Money is now due.             I am etc    HR

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