Journal Entry – William Hooper – 21 Mar 1833

Document Type: Journal Entry
Date: 21 Mar 1833
Correspondent: William Hooper
Archive Source: TNA ADM 80 16
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Thursday 21st March 1833

Rode with Mr Hunt to the Mills and Colliery to inspect the small farms, and ascertain their present occupations with a view to dividing them between the Lessees of the Mills and of the Colliery; and afterwards rode to Langley Castle, and the Deanraw farms to examine into the improvements etc. required.

Had another long conference with Mr Fenwick relative to the Colliery, and obtained full information relative to letting etc., and am to obtain his written report after he has seen Mr Beaumont’s Agent and Coal Viewer, relative to the Lease of Low Stubblick. 

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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