Letter – Henry Richmond to Nebh Blagdon – 14 Aug 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Aug 1772
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Nebh Blagdon
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Captn. Nebh. Blagdon                                                                        Newcas. 14th. Augst 1772

     Deputy Water Bailiff at 



	Sir Walter Blackett desires his Compliments and will be obliged to you if you will Employ some Fishermen to catch Soles and other Fish on Monday Morning next for his Entertainment to the Judges etc on that day.   what they can get should be at the Mansion house before Twelve o’Clock, or a Messenger to let the Cook know that they cannot get any.  The Expence you may be at about this Sir Walter will repay you thankfully.          I am etc    HR

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