Letter – Henry Richmond to John Fenwick – 2 Dec 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Dec 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Fenwick
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr John Fenwick in

Robert’s Place York                                            Newcas[tle] 2nd Decem[be]r 1765

Sir     Inclosed you receive Bell Cookson & Cos bill on Vere Glyn and Hallifax for Twenty Eight pounds ten shillings, which as it is at so short a date as 20 days I must beg you will advise the receipt of by the return of the post, or else I shall apprehend that it is not come safe to your hand. And in your Letter of Advice I desire you will mention that it is for the half years int[e]rest of the £1200 remaining due to you and S[i]r W[alte]r Blacketts and Mr Peareths joint bond on the 12th of last month. I am etc  HR

No. 15299    £28.10.0   Newcastle 2nd Dec[embe]r 1765

Twenty days after date pay to the order of Mr Henry Richmond Twenty Eight pounds. Ten shillings Value received For Bell Cookson Carr Airey & Self Jos Saint 

To Messrs Vere Glynn & Hallifax London               

pay the contents to Mr John Fenwick or order Value in acco[un]t Hen Richmond            

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