Letter – Henry Richmond to Ralph Forster – 5 Mar 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Mar 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Ralph Forster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Ralph Forster at Cambo near Wallington                                   Newca[stle] 5 March 1769


I hope you got the Money for the Garden bill Yesterday by Thos Thompson – it was too large a Sum to send by such a Conveyance & therefore I could wish when any bargain work is to be paid for that it may either be put off till the rent day or at least till you have an opportunity of coming to Town yourself to receive it. When any Thing is done about Marshall and Turners affair you will either let Sir Walter know of it or me that I may write him of it, for I have a Letter from him about it. I am etc    HR

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