Letters – Joseph Richmond to Christopher Denton – 25 Feb 1732

Document Type: Letters
Date: 25 Feb 1732
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Christopher Denton
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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To Mr Chris: Denton			Newcastle 25 Febr[uar]y 1731/2


I have just now rece[ive]d a Lre  from Mr Allgood, wherein he orders me to tell you, that in one of the Orders for paym[en]t of Lady <Bab.s> fortune there was 43 mentioned to be in the Bank of England w[hi]ch was never rece[ive]d, Mr Mathews rece[ive]d £1452. 6s.1d on the 12 Aug[ust] 1727 by Lre  of Atorney f[ro]m the Accountant generall, pursuant to order 20 July, & <therefore> the above 43 must have been short rece[ive]d upon some preceding Order, W[hi]ch you'l please to inquire into.   J.R.

If the princip.l as settled to the 8th Aug 1727 be £1198.17s.3d 

The Interest thereon to the 8 Mar next will be     £ 274.15s.9d


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