Letter – Henry Richmond to Douglas Lambert & Foster – 28 Jan 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Jan 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Douglas Lambert & Foster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Messrs. Douglass Lambert & Forster     at                                  Newcas.   28  Janry 1771

Gentlemen       I desire you will pay Mr John Grey Thirteen pounds Ten shillings: being Sir Walter Blackett’s proportion of the Money to be raised at ninepence in the pound Rent towards defraying the Expence of an Application to parliament for an Act to regulate the Fishing in the River Tweed.  Take Mr Greys Receipt for the Money on this Order & Sir Walter Blackett will allow you the same in your Accot. of Rent due to him.            I am Gentn. etc    HR

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