Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 13 Oct 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Oct 1767
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Darwin Grey’s Inn London                                                      Newca[stle] 13th Octor 1767


Inclosed is an Advertisement which Sr Wr Blackett and Mr Ridley desire you will get inserted in the daily Gazetteer and St James’s Chronicle for one Week. I am etc    HR

To the Gentlemen Clergy and Free Burgesses of Newcastle upon Tyne


The honour which was conferred upon us by the Free Burgesses present at the Guild held this day in unanimously approving of us as proper persons to represent you in the ensuing Parliament makes us hope for the approbation also of the rest of our Fellow Burgesses in again conferring that high Trust upon us which we shall take Care to execute with Diligence and Fidelity, We are with the utmost regard

Gentlemen Your much obliged and obedient humble servants

Wr Blackett

Matt Ridley

Newcastle 12th Octor 1767

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