Letter – Henry Richmond to Ralph Forster – 30 Oct 1775

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Oct 1775
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Ralph Forster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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Mr Ralph Forster at Cambo                                                             Newcas  30th October 1775


	I have fixed the Rent day to be on Monday the 27th of November of which Mr Laidler will give Notice to the Tenants and you will please to have all the Bills got in and examined against that day - I wish you could contrive to lessen the Balance due from you to Sir Walter Blackett - till you do that you are not to expect any more Money but Mr Laidler has orders to receive every thing and I do not doubt but you will assist him with Information and Accots to enable him to do that Business right till Sir Walter Blackett gives further Order - You will also let Mr Duffield have the Garden Book for he is to pay those Bills and will return you your Receipt which I cut off the Bill you sent last in.  I am sorry to find there is Eleven Pounds unpaid of former Garden Bills and wish you could discharge such Articles as you in that way received Money for                                 I am etc   HR

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