Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 15 Jan 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Jan 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Darwin Greys Inn London                                                    Newca[stle] 15th January 1769


I shall send you by the Fly Coach that sets out early to morrow the deeds for the purchase of Hexham East Ferry boat which I have got executed by Mrs Jurin and Mr Colpitts, the only parties here – I find one of the unmarried Ladies is in a bad State of Health and gone to the South part of France for her recovery but in the mean time you will please to get the other to execute as well as the married Ladies and their Husbands and if you want the form of a Letter of Attorney or other particulars relating to the Surrenders & Admittances you will write to Mr John Bell at Mr Ellis’s in Hexham who will furnish you with them – I shall send you a bill in a little time for the quarterly payments. I am etc    HR

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