Letter – Henry Richmond to Richard Wilson – 2 Oct 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Oct 1772
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Richard Wilson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Richd. Wilson  Esq.  Leeds                                                              Newcas. 2nd. Octr 1772



	On the other Side is a Copy, as you desired, of the Copy you sent me of George Brown’s Letter; asking leave to win some stone out of the Quarry behind Joseph Kings houses.

	You did not send me the Sketch of the Piece of Ground he mentions; but I went with his Son, who then acted for him but is since dead, & viewed it, and he engaged not to take down or injure more than one little fir tree, that was stunted and of no value - The Boundes of our Corporation was riden Yesterday - I attended at Kenton & nothing was done to your Prejudice 

P.S.  Please think of the Abstract of Sr. Wr. Blacketts title Deeds which you were to return

                   I am etc                             HR

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