Letter – Christopher Blackett to John Wakefield – 20 Apr 1805

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Apr 1805
Correspondent: Christopher Blackett
Recipient: John Wakefield
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Mr John Wakefield Kendal						Newcastle 20 April 1805


Bill No. 621	


Inclosed I remit you a Bill drawn by Sir W[ilia]m Loraine Bt & Co on Messrs Veus & Co for £716 . -2 at forty days dated this day to pay to pay you in full for Gunpowder delivered for the use of Col[onel] Beaumont’s Weardale Leadmines up to Xmas last after deducting 10 per cent Disc[ount] on the parcels delivered in 1804 according to agreement.

Be pleased to say whether you find this Sum correct and acknowledge the receipt of the Bill for that purpose to Sir              Yours etc   	CB 

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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