Letter – Henry Richmond to Thomas Maughan – 10 Oct 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Oct 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Thomas Maughan
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Tho[ma]s Maughan at Newhouse

In Weardale                                                                      Newcas[tle] 10th Octo[be]r 1765

Sir            I hope you got my Letter about your pay wch I fixed to be the 23rd instant [this month] indeed I make no doubt but Mr Caleb Hunter would take care to send it you safely & I only mention that Letter now again because a request that you would deliver notice to the Com[missione]rs or any one of them of S[i]r W[alte]rs claim of right of Common on Wolsingham Comon within one month from their first meeting for if this is neglected to be done Sir W[alte]r will get no Comon for his Estate at Wolsingham    I am etc         HR

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