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Sir James Knott Trust

sir james knott trust

One of our generous project funders, the Sir James Knott Trust, has featured us on their website!

More Carry On…

A week to go before the Carry On team tread the boards again. Catch them at Path Head Watermill Blaydon on Sunday 7th December, and have a tour of this… read more

The Dukesfield Smelters and Carriers Project aimed to celebrate and discover the heritage of the Dukesfield Arches & lead carriers' routes between Blaydon and the lead mines of Allendale and Weardale. A two year community project, it was led by the Friends of the North Pennines in partnership with Hexhamshire and Slaley Parish Councils and the active support of Allendale Estates. It was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the generous support of other sponsors. Friends of the North Pennines: Charity No:1137467