Letter – Henry Richmond to Hudson – 5 Dec 1768

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Dec 1768
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Hudson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mrs Hudson at Besingby near Burlington Yorkshire                   Newca[stle] 5th Decemr 1768


I received the favour of your Letter acquainting me that you had sent a Yawl for Sir Wr Blackett. It came hither on Saturday, & I hope to get it conveyed safe to Wallington in a few days.

Please to acquaint Mr Hudson that the Sacks which the Malt came in are returned, directed to him, in a Ship called the Endeavour, Thos Chapman Mas[te]r bound to Scarborough.

My Wife begs leave to present her Compliments, & to express with me our hopes that you Mr Hudson & your young Ladies are well. I am etc    HR

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