Letter – Joseph Richmond to William Darwin – 16 Jun 1761

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Jun 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 June 1761

Grays Inn London

Inclosed is peareth & sorsbie’s bill on Freeman & Stainbank’s for £240 which I desire you will place to Sir Wr Blacketts acco[un]t & advise me of the receipt thereof & set that this bill is to answer Sr Wrs payments due about midsum[me]r. I am etc  JR 

Newcastle 19 May 1761   £240.0.0

Forty days after date pay Mr Joseph Richmond or order two hundred & forty pounds the value in acco[un]t with S[i]r Walter Blackett place the same to account as by advice from Peareth & Sorsbie

Messrs Freeman & Stainbanks Merchants in London

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