Letter – Henry Richmond to Richard Wilson – 18 May 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 May 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Richard Wilson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Richard Wilson Esq.   at Leeds                                        Newcas.    18  May 1770


Sir     Mr King tells me he has wrote you that he cannot conveniently pay his rent at this time, & that he has proposed paying you interest as usual, for the forbearance: So I thought it best to remit you your three hundred pounds on Acct. of the Rents I have received: & accordingly have sent you inclosed Bell Cookson & Cos. bill on Glyn & Hallifax for that Sum, payable at one month from this date; which you will please to place to my credit; & advice me by return of post that you have received the bill.                     I am etc    HR

£300 . 0 . 0           Newcastle Bank   18 May  1770   

One month after date pay to the order of Mr Heny Richmond Three hundred pounds value reced. For Bell Cookson Carr Airey & Self. Jos Saint

pay the Contents to Richd. Wilson Esq or Order Value in Acct.  HR

To Messrs Glyn & Hallifax London             

No. 31903 

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