Letter – Henry Richmond to George Douglas – 30 Jun 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Jun 1767
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: George Douglas
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr George Douglass in                                                                    Newca[stle] 30th June 1767

Berwick upon Tweed


As I do not know any Thing of the work done, either at the pitmen’s houses or the roads; and as Mr Wray will be over sometime next Month to settle all these Matters with you; I must beg you will not draw any bill upon me, upon that Acco[un]t: but manage as well as you can till he comes. In the meantime you may send me an Acco[un]t of what is due to you; & to any others, on Acco[un]t of the pitmens houses etc that I may know how to order matters for the payment. I am etc    HR

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