Letter – Henry Richmond to Walter Blackett – 2 Mar 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Mar 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Walter Blackett
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Sir W[alte]r Blackett B[arone]t MP in Half moon Street

Piccadilly London                                 Newcas[tle] Sunday 2nd March 1766

Hon[ou]rd Sir      Yesterday I delivered Mr parker a small Box to go to London tomorrow by the Fly, containing the King of Denmarks original bill and all the material papers relating to that claim: which I hope you will receive very safe.

Mr William Harrison says it was his brother in Law Mr William Rowell that he spoke to you about; but he is since dead nevertheless Mr Harrison thinks himself much obliged to you for the Inquiry.

Four Kitts of salmon are shipd on board the Dove Will[ia]m Grey Master. I am etc HR

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