Letter – Henry Richmond to George Douglas – 17 Nov 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Nov 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] 17th Novr 1767


I should be glad to know whether the pitmens houses and other buildings for the Colliery are finished and whether you have done the road leading from the Colliery thro’ Middle Ord Grounds according to your Contract with Sir Walter. For Mr Bell & Mr Geo Brown will be coming to Berwick soon, & I  could wish that not only the rents may be ready but also that these other Articles might all be ready to be settled while they are there. I am etc    HR

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