Letter – Henry Richmond to George Selby – 11 Sep 1774

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Sep 1774
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: George Selby
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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Mr George Selby Atty at Law in Alnwick                                                Newcas 11 Septr 1774



	In Answer to your Letter of the 4th instant Sir Walter Blackett does not think at present of parting with his Lands at West Ord - I shall get you a Copy of the Division Deed you write for made in a little time only we are very busy at present And as to the Lease of the Colliery you must excuse my sending you that for a while till Sir Walter Blackett has obtained the Arrear of Rent due from the Tenants by Virtue of it              I am          HR

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