Letter – Henry Richmond to Thomas Maughan – 7 Jan 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Jan 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Thomas Maughan
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr Thos Maughan   at  New house                                         Newcas.   7  Janry 1771

     in Weardale

Sir      Sir Walter Blackett has ordered Eight pounds a Year to be paid, half yearly, to Eliz Peart Widow of Joseph Peart, formerly Steward at Newhouse ; which you will do and charge in your general Accot.  the first payment will be due at Midsumr. next .  I desire you will bring with you the next time you come for Money a Copy of your bargains.                I am etc    HR

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