Letter – Henry Richmond to John Sharp – 15 Mar 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Mar 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Sharp
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To The Rev[eren]d Dr Sharp at Hartburn

Near Morpeth                                                                             Newcas[tle] 15th March 1766

Sir     I have, according to your desire, waited, this afternoon upon L[or]d Northumberlands Auditors and they have made an Entry in their books for leave to win the stones at Lucker Quarry for the rebuilding Lucker Chapel for which I paid two shillings; and they have promised that Mr Maddison of Alnwick shall have directions to allow a sufficient quantity of stones to be won there for that purpose. I am etc     HR

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