Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 1 Aug 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Aug 1772
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr. Darwin Greys Inn London                                                         Newcas 1st . August 1772


	I have received your Letter of the 29th Ulto. inclosing me Mr. Thurlow’s Receipt for one hundred & fifty seven pounds ten shillings for the half years Composition for Weardale Tithe Ore due to him from Sir Walter Blackett on the 22d. Ulto. & have given you Credit for the same in the Account between us.

	I am concerned for my Brother & wonder what will be the End of his Infatuation.  Sir Walter is still in Yorkshire and does not say he is any better - you would see in the papers the news of Mr. Trevelyans Marriage which was an agreeable surprise to people here -    I am etc   HR

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