Letter – Henry Richmond to Cuthbert Swanston – 9 Apr 1763

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Apr 1763
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Cuthbert Swanston
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/2
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To Mr Cuth. Swanston at                                                         Newcastle 9th April 1763


Sir/ The Petition inclosed herewith came inclosed to me from Mr Robetson of Holy island, desiring I wo[ul]d forw[ar]d it to Mr Shaftoe; because he did not know where to direct to him. As I do not know any more than he I have given you the trouble of this; & desire you will transmit the petition to Mr Shaftoe. Mr Robertson says a duplicate of it has been sent to Mr Vane. I am etc   HR

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