Letter – Henry Richmond to Richard Cornforth – 3 Nov 1761

Document Type: Letter
Date: 3 Nov 1761
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Richard Cornforth
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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To Mr Richd. Cornforth at Quarrington to be left at the Golden Lyon in Sadler Street, Durham  

                                                                                                      Newcastle 3rd November 1761

Sir      I am sorry the Redburn rent is not paid so regularly as you could wish, & can think of no readier or more certain way of paying it for the future, than your sending a receipt to Sir Wr Blacketts office here by any person you would chuse to receive the money, upon wch it will always be punctually paid. Only please to mention in your receipts that the money is rec[iev]ed of Sr Wr Blackett by Mr Richmond   I am etc  HR 

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