Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 17 Oct 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Oct 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Darwin at Elston near Newark Nottinghamshire                    Newca[stle] 17th Octor 1769


I have sent you on the other Side Copies of Mr Hollands Letter and your Clerks Letter about the £25000 & am much affraid there will be some disappointment to Sir Walter and Mr Savage in this Affair. I shall acquaint Sir Walter by this post of the Contents of Mr Hollands Letter: so that you will very likely have a Letter from him from The Duke of Portlands. I am etc    HR

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