Letter – Henry Richmond to John Hudson – 31 May 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 31 May 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Hudson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To John Hudson Esqr at Bessingby near Burlington Yorkshire           Newca[stle] 31st May 1769


I have spoke for the Scotch Carpet, as you desired. The Upholdsterer tells me has not any of so large a Size, but will write next post for one; and send it you as soon as he gets it. I shall send the garden Shears along with it – as to the Casks the Broker has not yet found a Ship for them. I hope Mrs Hudson & your Daughters are well & am etc    HR

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