Letter – Christopher Blackett to Thomas Emerson – 7 Feb 1805

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Feb 1805
Correspondent: Christopher Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Emerson
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Tho[mas] Emerson						Newcastle 7th February 1805

Newhouse Weardale


      By directions from Col Beaumont I send you herewith a copy of the Regulations made by Mr Cockshutt and Mr Bowns respecting the Mines in Weardale in your Charge, and must desire that you will see them properly attended to & make their Purport known to the Parties concerned – the Changes are to take place at May next.

      I am etc   CB

      Herewith is Wakefield’s Acco[unt] for Gunpowder, which you are desired to examine and return next Week, stating the Particulars of the charges 13s/4d – 10s/8d etc which you will find p the bills of Parcels sent to you p J.W.   

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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