Letter – Henry Richmond to Walter Blackett – 19 Jun 1762

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Jun 1762
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Walter Blackett
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/2
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To Sir Wr Blackett Bart M.P.

at the Cocoa Tree Pall Mall London                                            Newcastle 19th June 1762

Sir/ Mr Hardbottle says his Sister cannot take less than 4 & ½ p[er] c[ent] for her money neither now nor after the war; therefore agreeable to yo[u]r Lre I have told him you will take it at that rate when it is ready. The china is come & appears to be safe. I am etc HR 

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