Letter – Henry Richmond to John Grey – 30 Jan 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Jan 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Grey
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr John Grey Attorney at Law 

In Berwick                                                                                Newcas[tle] 3oth Jan[ua]ry 1766

Sir          By Sir W[alte]r Blacketts directions, I herewith inclose you Mr William Brown’s plan of Unthank Colliery, and a paper containing a description of the bounds of the said colliery, with the terms upon which S[i]r W[alte]r is willing to let it. Which you may shew to any persons that enquire about it. The advertisement will be inserted in the next Saturday’s papers, and will be continued only two Saturdays more. As to any proposals, you may receive in consequence of the advertisement, you will please to keep them sealed up till you hear further from Sir Walter about them. I am etc H R

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