Letter – Henry Richmond to Ralph Forster – 25 Sep 1773

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Sep 1773
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Ralph Forster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Ralph Forster at Cambo                                                            Newcas 25th Sepr 1773

            near Wallington


	I have Inclosed you Wm Heighleys voucher for Cambo Colliery which upon examining your Account for 1771 I find he has not signed - I desire you will get them signed by him & return them to me as soon as you can - The Balance of your Accot for 1771 is £513.5s.63/4d which differs only a penny from what you make it - I hope you have your last years Accots ready & shall be glad to receive it directly - your settled Accot for 1771 will be sent you as soon as you return Heighley’s Voucher signed by him - I gave you the old Plan of Winlaton Estate which I desire you will return me the first opportunity.

	There should be no time lost in getting a Survey made of Unthank and the Threap Ground so if Mr Duffield cannot meet about it immediately I desire you will write to Mr Grey to employ the Man he spoke about                       I am etc     HR

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