Letter – Henry Richmond to William Swinburne – 14 Nov 1765

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Nov 1765
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Swinburne
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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William Swinburn Esq[ui]re to S[i]r W[alte]r Blackett B[arone]t D[ebto]r for Eleven years quit rent for Longwitton Estate due Michaelmas 1765 at £1.6s.8d a year     £14.13s.4d

To William Swinburn Esq[ui]re at Longwitton         Newcas[tle] Fryday 14th Nov[embe]r 1765

Sir    Above you have the account of what is due from you to Sir W[alte]r Blackett for Longwitton quit rent at Mich[aelm]as last and which I hope you can conveniently pay me at Wallington on Tuesday or Wednesday next; when I shall then be, and where this sum will be very acceptable I am etc        HR

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