Letter – Henry Richmond to John Sharp – 17 Feb 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Feb 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Sharp
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To The Revd D Sharp at Bambrough                                                    Newca[stle] 17 Febry 1769


I have direction from Sir Walter Blackett to pay you one hundred pounds towards the Augmentation of Bingfield chapel: which you may have whenever you find it convenient to favour me with a Call; or if it suits you better you may draw upon me for it, only mentioning in the bill, or in the Letter of Advice, that it is Sir Walter Blacketts benefaction for that purpose. I congratulate you on your promotion & with Comp[limen]ts to Mrs Sharp I am etc   P.S. I have given Mr Ellison a parcell to day directed for you to be left with me. Your Correspondent always stiles me Attorney at Law which I have not the honour of being. HR

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