Letter – Henry Richmond to Walter Blackett – 27 Oct 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Oct 1767
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Walter Blackett
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Sr Wr Blackett Baro[ne]t at Wallington                            Newca[stle] Tuesday 27 Octor 1767

Hon[ou]r[e]d Sir

I am very sorry that you are not well. I will come to Wallington to morrow morning by eleven o’Clock and stay till Thursday Morning: which, as the Acco[un]ts are not yet come from the Mines, I can do better to morrow than afterwards.

I have sent Mr Darwin Dr Sharp’s draught and desired him to place it to your Acco[un]t. I am etc    HR

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