Letter – Henry Richmond to Richard Wilson – 10 Nov 1768

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Nov 1768
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Richard Wilson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Richd Wilson Esqr Leeds Yorkshire


I received a Letter from Mr Hebdin last post inclosing me two bills for two hundred & Eighty pounds, as above; to be applied in discharge of the int[e]r[es]t of the two Seven Thousand pounds, charged on East Kenton; which int[e]r[es]t was due on the 27 Septr last: I have sent these bills to Mr Darwin, desiring him as soon as they become due, to pay the Mortgagees the said intrest, and to take the receipt for it in your name & send them to me. For as I have not carried these bills to Acco[un]t with Sir Wr Blackett, but have made myself D[ebto]r to you for them, in the Acco[un]t between us, these Receipts when got will be my Voucher to balance that charge. I am etc    HR

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