Letter – Joseph Richmond to William Darwin – 16 Dec 1761

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Dec 1761
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: William Darwin
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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To Mr. Wm. Alvey Darwin                                Newcastle 16 December 1761

Sir         Above you have a bill for £30 to pay that sum I rec[iev]ed for you of Mr John Ord the 2nd inst wch I desire you will advise the receipt of & place to my acco[un]t. I have rec[iev]ed Mr Savages receipt for £495 & placed the same to your credit. I am your etc JR

PS    I have rec[ieve]d the copies of the depositions in 1684 as I remember you mention[e]d something of a decree for an issue to be tried by a Middlesex jury I co[ul]d wish to have some abstract thereof.      

Sirs                                                                   Newcastle 15th December 1761 £30.0.0

Twenty days after date pay Mr William Alvey Darwin or order Thirty Pounds value received & place the same to acco[un]t as advised by Sirs Your most hble Serv[an]t  Jos Richmond

To Messrs Plumb & Browne Goldsmiths in Foster Lane London   

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