Letter – Joseph Richmond to Walter Blackett – 10 Dec 1760

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Dec 1760
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Walter Blackett
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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To Sir Walter Blackett Bart in Pall Mall                                      10 Dec 1760

Honrd Sir 

Inclosed is Peareth and Sorsbies bill on Freeman and Stainbanks for five hundred pounds wch I desire you will be pleased to advise the receipt of and I hope this will find you much better and recovering every day. I have the pleasure to congratulate you on the news <James> Wilkinson brings me just now from Durham that Sir Thos Clavering has given up the Poll 

I am etc JR

Newcastle 9 December 1760 £500

Twenty days after date pay Mr Joseph Richmond or order five hundred pounds the value in acct with Sir Walter Blackett place same to account as by advice from Peareth and Sorsbie

To Messrs Freeman and Stainbanks Mchts in London 

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