Letter – Cuthbert Peart to Isaac Hunter – 19 Aug 1777

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Aug 1777
Correspondent: Cuthbert Peart
Recipient: Isaac Hunter
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Mr Isaac Hunter  at  Dukesfield                                               Newcas  19th Augt.  1777

Sir       I am to acquaint you that Lawyer Fawcett & Lawyer Wilson intend being at Dukesfield on Wednesday the 27th instant in order to examine the Refinery & Smelthouse & other Erections at your Place to adjust the Personalty on the part of Sir John Trevelyan & you are desired to give them what Information you can     Please to send the inclosed Letters the very first opportunity   I am etc                       CP 

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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