Letter – Henry Richmond to Thomas Duffield – 10 Oct 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Oct 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Thomas Duffield
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Thos Duffield at Wallington                                                    Newca[stle] 10th Octor 1769


Sir Walter Blackett bids me write You that as Lady Loraine is so very pressing for the loan of his Theodolite again he could wish Mr Forster and you could contrive to finish the Survey of the most material part of Cooks farm against Saturday next and leave the rest will the Spring & so let her Ladyship have the Instrument for the present.

Sir Walter desires you will come hither as soon after Saturday as you can to give to directions about the hot houses here I am etc    HR

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