Letter – Henry Richmond to Isaac Hunter – 4 Jan 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Jan 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Isaac Hunter
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr Isaac Hunter at Dukesfield                                         Newcas.   4  Janry 1771

Sir      Sir Wr Blackett has ordered John Harrison, late Clerk at Rookhope Mill, an Allowance of Ten Pounds: which you will pay him half yearly & charge it in your Quarters Accot. for that Mill. the first payment will be due at Midsummer next.

    PS.  Mr Cuth Ward, who bought Woodcroft, is desirous that you will settle with Jos Angus for the Rent due to Sir Walter at Mayday last - I dare say you will use your best Endeavours on Sir Wrs Acct. as well as his to get this Rent soon.  I find there is a great animosity between them.     I am etc    HR

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