Letter – Henry Richmond to Ralph Heron – 22 Dec 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Dec 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Ralph Heron
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr Ralph Heron  Attorney at Law                                            Newcas.   22nd   Decr 1770


Sir      I received the inclosed paper from Sir Wr Blackett, when abroad; but did not send it to you, expecting to see you before this: but as the Session is near I think you had best have it to make what use of you see occasion.                I am etc    HR

 P.S.  Please to advise me you have reced it.

Paris  24th Octr. 1770

I do hereby promise to keep in repair for seven Years Hexham Bridge, to be reckoned from the time it was finished, to which Bridge the County of Northumberland was so good as to subscribe One Thousand pounds.

          Wr Blackett

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