Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 23 Apr 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Apr 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr Wm. Alvey Darwin  -  Grays Inn                               Newcas.  23rd   April 1771


Sir      I received your Letter, by this post, dated 20th instant; inclosing me Sir Walter Blacketts bill on me for the Sum of One hundred pounds dated 20th instant & payable to you or Order, which you have endorsed as having received the contents & therefore have placed it to your Credit, in the Accot. between Us, thinking it best to register it there.  And to Balance it I have sent you here inclosed Bell Cookson & Cos. bill on Glyn and Hallifax for One hundred pounds w[hi]ch you will please to place to the same Accot. And advise me accordingly.  PS. I shall be very glad to receive your Thoughts upon the Affair of the distress for not doing Suit & Service at Hexham Court.  & believe they will coincide with mine.                I am etc    HR

£ 100 . . Newcastle Bank    23  April 1771

Twenty five Days after date pay to the order of Mr Henry Richmond  One  hundred pounds  Value received For Bell Cookson Carr  Self & Saint Jno. Widdrington           

Pay the Contents to Mr William Alvey  Darwin or order, Value in Account Hen Richmond

To  Messrs Glyn & Hallifax London                                                                                      

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