Letter – Henry Richmond to Walter Blackett – 19 Aug 1768

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Aug 1768
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Walter Blackett
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Sir Wr Blackett Baro[ne]t at Wallington                                         Newca[stle] 19 Augst 1768

Hon[ou]r[e]d Sir

Inclosed herewith is the plan of Lucker Moor, and some Minutes concerning the Tithe of it. & I will send Mr Robsons Book in a few days.

I have sent a deed which is to be executed by Mr Smith; it is an Assignment of a Term of 999 Years in the part of Hawick which you bought of him – all the parties have executed but himself and he is to do it at the 2d Seal before two Witnesses and then the deed may be returned to be put up along with the rest.

Inclosed is a Ring which was found on Brushing your Black Cloaths. I am etc    HR

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