Letter – Henry Richmond to Thomas Duffield – 23 Oct 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Oct 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Thomas Duffield
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Thos. Duffield  at   Wallington                                       Newcas.   23  Octor 1770

Sir      Sir Walter desires that you and Mr Bowlt will make the usual provision for Quicks and Oaks and Beach & plain & Hollies & Hazels; and therefore will plant out (if necessary) where you think proper.  he thinks that where the low piece of Water is intended, below Rothley Lake, should be planted about the Banks, as designed.

P.S. You will communicate this to Mr Bowlt.                     I am etc    HR

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