Letter – Henry Richmond to John brown – 19 Jul 1762

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Jul 1762
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/2
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To Mr John Brown                                                                    Newcastle 19th July 1762

at Unthank

Sir / You told me that you had Estimated the damage done to Sir Thos. Clavering’s Estate by working for Gravel for Pontel& turnpike road, at ten pounds I find it will be necessary that you certify this by putting it into writing & setting your name to it; that it may be produced at the meeting of the Commissioners and an order thereupon made for the payment of the s[ai]d sum. Therefore do this & send it to Sr. Wr.; or else send it to <us>. I am etc  HR

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