Letter – Henry Richmond to William Darwin – 28 Dec 1760

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Dec 1760
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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To Mr Wm. Alvey Darwin 

Grays Inn London                                                                    Newcastle 28th December 1760

Sir    Under this & 3 other covers you will receive part of the cases ab[ou]t Kirkheaton with Mr Pooles & Mr Welbrahams opinions thereon, & also on the Extracts from the black book. The other part is directed to Sr. Wr. You will please to return these cases etc when you have done with them, as they may be of use to us hereafter. I see, with the greatest pleasure f[ro]m Sr. Wrs Lres [Letters] to my father that he is well again; & we were much obliged to you for your Letters while it was not convenient for him to write; for me had strange reports propagated here the week before the Election. I am etc HR 

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