Letter – Henry Richmond to Collingwood Forster – 3 Jul 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 3 Jul 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Collingwood Forster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Coll. Forster Esq in Alnwick                                                              Newca[stle] 3d July 1769


Inclosed I send you by Sir Walter Blackett’s direction a Copy of the intended Bill for the preservation of the Salmon fisheries in the Tweed, which he desires you will peruse.

I shall wait upon you on Sunday next between 11 & 12 o’Clock in my Way to Berwick that Evening & in the mean time any Remarks that you may make upon the Bill you will please to reduce to Writing, which will oblige Sir Walter and be of Service at the Meeting on Wednesday. I am etc    HR

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