Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 7 Aug 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Aug 1769
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr Darwin Grays Inn London                                                         Newca[stle] 7th Augst 1769


I have sent to go by the Fly that will set out to morrow morning for London a small box directed for you containing the Mortgage Deed from Sir Wr Blackett & Sir John Trevelyan to Mrs Groteste for £4000, Executed by Sir Walter. I have paid the Carriage of it and should be glad to know that you receive it safe. I am much obliged to you for the trouble about the Candles and shall pay you for them when I have the pleasure of seeing you here. I am etc    HR

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