Letter – Henry Richmond to George Douglas – 13 Feb 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Feb 1772
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: George Douglas
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr. George Douglas in Berwick upon Tweed          Newcas 13th . Febry 1772


	I received your Letter that you intend to finish this ensuing Summer the Road through Middle Ord Estate, which you were to have done about four Years ago;  I do not know that Sir Walter Blackett will now chuse to have it finished; for your Letter came so little a while before he set out for London that there was not time to consider the Matter, & so I can give you no Answer to it    I am etc                                                                        HR

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