Letter – Henry Richmond to Robert Redhead – 15 Oct 1775

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Oct 1775
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Robert Redhead
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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Mr Robt Readhead at The Lee near Rothbury                                        Newcas  15 Octor 1775



	Your Letter of the 7th instant is far from satisfying Sir Walter Blackett who has given you so much time for the payment of the Arrear of Rent due from you to him for Unthank Colliery; however he is willing to forebear a little longer before he puts the Bond in Suit & provided you pay One hundred Pounds in one month from this date and the other on or before the 31st of December next he will be Content otherwise Mr Gibson will have orders to proceed                                       I am etc   HR

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