Letter – Henry Richmond to Walter Blackett – 22 Apr 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Apr 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] 22 April 1766

Hon[ou]rd Sir      The advertisement for letting or selling Unthank Colliery was only inserted thrice in our newspapers and then discontinued, as you ordered; perhaps it may have a good effect to advertise it once more before the 12th May. If you think so, please to let me know by return of the post. I am etc    HR                  

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