Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 11 Sep 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Sep 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To   Mr Darwin  -  Greys Inn                                           Newcas.   11th   Septemr 1771


Sir      I received your Letter of the 7th instant inclosing me Anthy. Wrights receipt for £500 for the  ½ years intrest due from Sir Wr. Blackett to Sir Edw. Winnington on the Mortgage of Wallington on 6 Augst. last and have given you Credit for that Sum in the Account between us.  And inclosed I return you the Duplicate of that Account signed by me; having received the other part signed by You.

     PS.  Inclosed is your promissory Note for the first Article of the Account  - Sir Wr. has agreed with the newB[isho]p for the renewals of the Leases & for the Composition  -  And he is to be Mayor at Mich[aelma]s.                   I am etc    HR

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