Letter – Martin Morrison to Henry Phillpotts – 11 Oct 1820

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Oct 1820
Correspondent: Martin Morrison
Recipient: Henry Phillpotts
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 6
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      Newcastle 11 Octor 1820

The Revd Henry Phillpotts College Durham. –

I have the Honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Letter of yesterdays date, and cannot on the grounds you so considerately mention, have any objection to meet Mr Fenwick. – In the offer I made on Friday for the Tythe Ore of Stanhope, it was with the intention of excluding any Statement of Accounts or Representations which by possibility might expose, as in the case of the Bishop of Durham, Colonel & Mrs Beaumont to serious Responsibilty. – I have no authority to do more; but shall take an opportunity of laying your Letter before Mrs  Beaumont who will be in Newcastle in the early part of  next week. – I am etc  MM

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