Letter – Henry Richmond to Gawen Aynsley – 10 Dec 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Dec 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Gawen Aynsley
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Gawin Aynsley Esq[uir]e

At Littleharle                                                           Newcas[tle] 10th Decem[be]r 1765

Sir              The Trustees of the Ponteland turnpike road having at a meeting held this day, impowered me to pay off the sum of one hundred pounds of the money borrowed upon the Tolls of that road. I therefore desire to know if it is agreeable to you to take in the money due to you, and if so, the sooner it is done the better, as I have enough in my hands to do it and it will be a saving of int[e]rest to the road.   I am etc    HR   

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