Letter – Henry Richmond to Walter Blackett – 25 Aug 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Aug 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 at Hexham Abbey       Newcas[tle] 25th Aug[u]st 1766

Hon[ou]rd Sir       Inclosed is a Letter from Mr Douglass, in which though he does not absolutely say he agrees to the 5d a ten for the Boghill Colliery, yet he Thinks an hours conversation would adjust every thing. If you please therefore to fix any time for a meeting I will acquaint him & Mr Brown of it: Thursday Senight the 4th of next month in the morning will probably suit Mr Brown best, if you think you can then be in Town- it is the meeting for the sons of the clergy. I am etc   HR

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