Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 27 Oct 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Oct 1767
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] 27th Octor 1767


Inclosed is Dr John Sharp’s bill on Hoare & Co for Two hundred pounds; which Sir Wr Blackett desires me to send you to be placed to his Acco[un]t, and you will please to advise me that you have received it and placed it accordingly.

I have sent by the Fly Coach, which sets out to morrow, a box containing the deeds and my Affidavit relating to Sr Wrs loan of Green Leighton to Mr F Midford; which when you receive you will please to advise me of. I am etc    HR

                                                                                                                  Hartburn Octor 23d 1767


Thirty days after date hereof please to pay to Sir Walter Blackett Baro[ne]t or order the sum of Two hundred pounds to be applied towards building a Bridge at Hexham; and place the same to Acco[un]t with the Trustees of Nathaniel late Lord Crewe by order of Your Humble Servant

John Sharp

pay the Contents to Mr Wm Alvey Darwin of Greys Inn or Order Wm Blackett

To Messrs Hoare & Co Bankers in Fleet Street London

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