Letter – Henry Richmond to John Bell – 25 Aug 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Aug 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 in Hexham                                               Newcastle 25 Augst 1769


Inclosed is my rec[eip]t for the £9 you re[ceiv]ed of Mr White for my use w[hi]ch you will please to give him & I am obliged to you for your trouble about it.

I have not had any answer yet from Mr Walton about the distress Mr Smeaton not being yet come. I think you should acquaint Mr Heron of this Affair Sir Wr having determined as I told you that such Law business as arises within the Manors of Hexham & Anick grange sho[ul]d be transacted by him. I gave Mr Heron agreeable to Sr Wrs direction the Materials for the Chancery Suit against Fairlam I am etc    HR

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