From Beverley Randolph
Richmond May 20th 1790
I have had the Honour to receive your Letter of the 8th. instant.
As soon as Colonel Carrington1 shall report to me the spot upon which the Light House is to be erected the cession to the United States shall be compleated.
I am respectfully &c.
LC, Archives Division, Virginia State Library, Richmond; copy, RG 26, Lighthouse Letters Received, Vol. “A,” Pennsylvania and Southern States, National Archives.
1. Edward Carrington, United States marshall for Virginia.