Letter – Henry Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 3 Jan 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 3 Jan 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Messrs Plumb & Brown Goldsmiths in

Fosters Lane London                                                           Newcas[tle] 3rd Jan[ua]ry  1766

Gent[leme]n     I have this day sent you a piece of fine Silver containing four hundred and seventy three ounces: which I desire you will place to acco[un]t with S[i]r W[alte]r Blackett B[arone]t as usual at the market price and advise me of the receipt of it. 

I wish you many happy years and am etc HR

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