Letter – Henry Richmond to William Robson – 28 Mar 1762

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Mar 1762
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Robson
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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William Robson at Wallington                                                             Newca 28th March 1762


   I received by Jack Smith a Box containing part of the dressing plate so much I suppose as Sr Wr ordered to be packed up to be sent to London; whither I sent it by yesterday’s Carrier

    Monday, that is, tomorrow fortnight I expect there will be a meeting at Wallington of Sr Robt Bewicke Mr Colld Forster &c to do something about the Kirkheaton affair. This is the day talked of at present, & wch I think it proper to apprize that you may not be from home that Week if you can help it. Mr Forster is wrote to, to know if that day will suit him, or what other day he would rather choose & as soon as the dayes fixed you will have an accot of it. In the mean time it will be best to say nothing of this Intention least Accidents may happen to change it. I am &c HR

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