Letter – Henry Richmond to Westgarth Forster – 3 Oct 1775

Document Type: Letter
Date: 3 Oct 1775
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Westgarth Forster
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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Mr Westgarth Forster at Allanheads                                                       Newcas  3rd Octor 1775


	Sir Walter Blackett orders That Mr Robt Allgood be dismissed from his Service - he is pleased to permit him to stay till the 31st of Decemr next provided he behaves well & in that Case will also make him a Present - He also orders That Mr Lanct Allgood be taken into his Service directly so you will tell him to come down to Newcastle & call upon me as soon as he conveniently can.

	P.S.  You will let Mr Allgood have the inclosed Letter containing his dismission.

                                                                                                         I am etc   HR

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