Letter – Henry Richmond to Walter Blackett – 11 Mar 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Mar 1767
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Walter Blackett
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Sir Wr Blackett Bt MP in Half moon Street                                       Newcastle 11th Mar 1767

Piccadilly London                                                                                       Wednesday 12 o’Clock

Hon[ou]r[e]d Sir

I have just now rec[eiv]ed an Acco[un]t that Mr Robson died this Morning at 8 oClock – he was seized suddenly & expired in a Moment. I am going directly to Wallington & shall write further the next post. I am etc    HR

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