Letter – Henry Richmond to John Sharp – 2 Feb 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Feb 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Sharp
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
To the  Rev[eren]d Dr Sharp at

Hartburn                                                                     Newcas[tle] 2nd Feb[ua]ry 1766

Sir       Since I received your Letter of the 5th Decem[be]r 1766 I have been expecting the parcel, which you the mentioned and desired I would forward to you. It is not yet arrived, but as soon as it does I shall take care to send it.

Inclosed is the copy of the deed of severance for Whitley; which business has prevented my getting made sooner.

Sir W[alte]r Blackett told me of the draught he had given you upon me; and which will be paid whenever you please to send it, with your receipt indorsed upon it.. but I am sorry I cannot give you a London bill for it. I am etc     HR

Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
The Dukesfield Smelters and Carriers Project aimed to celebrate and discover the heritage of the Dukesfield Arches & lead carriers' routes between Blaydon and the lead mines of Allendale and Weardale. A two year community project, it was led by the Friends of the North Pennines in partnership with Hexhamshire and Slaley Parish Councils and the active support of Allendale Estates. It was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the generous support of other sponsors. Friends of the North Pennines: Charity No:1137467