Letter – Henry Richmond to George Douglas – 1 Dec 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Dec 1767
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: George Douglas
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Geo Douglass in Berwick upon Tweed                                  Newca[stle] 1st Decemr 1767


As to your request of leave to make bricks upon the Threap ground, Sir Walter has no power to grant it you.

I should be glad to know as soon as all is done at the Agents house, that Mr Bell etc may come over & measure all off and settle both the Bills and rents at the same time. I am etc    HR

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