Letter – Henry Richmond to John Westgarth – 8 May 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 May 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Westgarth
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To John Westgarth Esq[ui]re at Unthank

Near Tanhope Weardale                                                                  Newcas[tle] 8th May 1766

Sir            I shall be obliged to you if you will desire John Jaques of Stanhope hope mill to come to Newcastle any time this month; the sooner he comes the better: for I want to ask him some questions, & will satisfy him for his journey. I am etc.   HR

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