Letter – Henry Richmond to John Laidler – 17 Nov 1775

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Nov 1775
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Laidler
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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Mr John Ladler at Rothley Court                                                    Newcas   17th Novr 1775


	Sir Walter Blackett has ordered me to discharge Mr Ralph Forster immediately from his Service which I have done by a Letter delivered him by the Bearer hereof and you will be as Careful as you can that none of his Goods nor Effects are removed - & I desire you will take the Charge of all Sir Walters Affairs at Wallington till you hear further.

P.S.  I desire you will assist the Bailif in the Seizure of Mr Forsters goods with every advice & Information you can give him.  The Letter to Mr Forster is not to be delivered till the Bailif is in possession of the Goods.                            I am etc    HR

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