Letter – Henry Richmond to George Douglas – 28 Sep 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Sep 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: George Douglas
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr George Douglass In                                           Newcas.   28th  Septr 1771

                   Berwick upon Tweed

  Messrs.  Stow Boreham & Douglas

Gentn      Sir Walter Blackett having received an Acco[un]t that the Workings in Unthank Colliery are not carried forwards according to the Covenant in your Lease, Orders me to acquaint you that he expects you will on or before the thirty first of Decem[be]r next put the Drifts Shafts and other things belonging to that Colliery in such State & Condition as the Lease requires they shall be.                 I am etc    HR

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