Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 18 Jul 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 Jul 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] 18th July 1769


The Bishop of Durham is patron of the Vicarage of Hartburn.

Sir Walter has got 12 hams and 6 heads of Mr Hill for which I hope you will have some opportunity of paying him.

Inclosed I send you Bell Cookson & Cos bill on Glyn & Hallifax for one hundred and Sixty five pounds; which I send you on acco[un]t of the quarterly payments you are to make for Sir Walter Blackett to the 30th Septemr next & desire you will send me the usual receipt for it, to be a voucher to my Account with him. I am etc    HR

£165 Newcastle Bank 18th July 1769

Twenty five days after date pay to the Order of Mr Henry Richmond One hundred Sixty five pounds Value received. For Bell Cookson Carr Airey & Self    Jos Saint

Pay the contents to Mr William Alvey Darwin or order value in Acco[un]t    Hen Richmond

To Messrs Glynn & Hallifax London  No 29716

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