Letter – Henry Richmond to William Robson – 14 Jan 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Jan 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Robson
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr William Robson at Wallington                                       Newcas[tle] 14th 1766

Sir    I desire you will look over the inclosed copy of a draught which was left with me by Isaac Thompson for confirming as he calls it the division of Ingo Moor, made about 70 years ago: and when we meet, which I suppose will be before Sir W[alte]r goes for London, we will talk the matter over. In the mean time you may be recollecting whether Ingo Colliery is in any part of it wrought in the old Inclosures by D[uke] Northumberland whether any damages are paid for on acco[un]t of his workings in the New Inclosures whether any quit rents are payable for any part of the Township of Ingo to D[uke] Northumberland. And what manor Ingo is reputed to be in. I am etc     

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