Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 21 Sep 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Sep 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To   Mr Darwin  Greys Inn London                                           Newcas.   21st   Sept 1770

Sir      I have received your Letter form Elston inclosing me Anthony Wrights receipt for five hundred pounds for half a year’s intst. on the £25000 due from Sir Walter Blackett, the 6 Augst last, to Sir Edwd. Winnington on the Mortgage of Wallington; & have given you Credit for the same in the Account between us.

   I had a Letter yesterday from Sir Walter Blackett from Brussells who is very well and was then (on the 12 instant that is) just setting out for Paris.                I am etc    HR

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