Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 30 May 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 May 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] 30th May 1767


I have your Letter of the 26th instant inclosing me Samuel Savage’s receipt for Four hundred & ninety five pounds for half a y[ea]rs int[eres]t of £22000 due from Sir Wr Blackett on the 6th instant & have given you Credit for the same in the Account between us.

Pray are all Matters settled before the Master about the purchase of Woodcroft, for if it is not too late there are some payments that I should think Sir Wr might be intitled to have allowed & which I forgot, They were for the Addition to the Office.  I am etc    HR

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