Letter – Joseph Richmond to Walter Blackett – 7 Nov 1760

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Nov 1760
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Walter Blackett
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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To Sir Wr Blackett Bt MP at his house in Pall Mall London           Newcastle 7th November 1760

Honrd Sir

I have recd £600 of Dr Robinson £400 of my daughter wch is placed to acct and inclosed is Mr Thos Aireys bill on Messrs Hixom and Horne for £400 wch I desire you will please to advise the receipt of Your bond & note to Dr Robinson for £1600 are taken up and cancelled, my son not being yet returned from Durham, I know nothing of what was done there yesterday but you will no doubt have a particular acct by this post I am etc J Richmond

£400 Newcastle 24th Oct 1760

Twenty five days after date pay Mr Joseph Richmond or order four hundred pounds value and place it to acct as advised by Thos Airey

To Messrs Hixon and Horne Billingsgate London

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