Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 17 Aug 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Aug 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
To Mr Darwin Grays Inn

London                                                                                    Newcastle 17th Aug[u]st 1765

Sir        I have rece[ive]d 40s for Jane Hunts receipt & £12.12s.0d for Mary Macmorans bill; both wch sums I have placed to your credit & by them & the balance brought from our old acco[un]t I stand indebted to you £63.2s.4d; in discharge of wch I send you herewith inclosed Bell Cookson & Cos bill on Vere Glyn & Hallifax at 25d p[er] [centu]m this day for £63.2d.4d wch I desire you will place to my credit & advise me of the receipt of. I am etc    HR

No. 14479 £63.2.4                                                 Newcastle 17th Aug[u]st 1765

Twenty five days after date pay to the order of Mr Henry Richmond sixty three pounds two shillings & four pence value received For Bell Cookson Carr Airey & self Jos saint

To Messrs Vere Glyn & Hallifax      London                       


Pay the contents to Mr Will[ia]m Alvey Darwin or order value in acco[un]ts  HR

Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
The Dukesfield Smelters and Carriers Project aimed to celebrate and discover the heritage of the Dukesfield Arches & lead carriers' routes between Blaydon and the lead mines of Allendale and Weardale. A two year community project, it was led by the Friends of the North Pennines in partnership with Hexhamshire and Slaley Parish Councils and the active support of Allendale Estates. It was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the generous support of other sponsors. Friends of the North Pennines: Charity No:1137467