Letter – Henry Richmond to John Bell – 24 Sep 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Sep 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Bell
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr John Bell at Mr Ellis’s Hexham                                                  Newca[stle] 24 Septr 1769


Mr Greenwell sho[ul]d make two plans of the disputed Ground between Hexham and Blanchland; one to be sent here & the other for Mr Heron’s use; who I think should go to Allanheads with you & take the examinations of the Witnesses, & send me Copies of them; but if Mr Heron is engaged you may to prevent loss of time take them yourself. I wish much that Mr Marriot would get the plan of Westburnhope compleated and that Mr Heron wo[ul]d go & take the Examination of old Green of Piersbridge; that some Judgement may be formed whether the Inclosure can be supported. I shall speak to Sir Walter about the Wood & am etc    HR

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