letter – Edward Blackett to Henry Tulip – 30 Sep 1713

Document Type: letter
Date: 30 Sep 1713
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Henry Tulip
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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	Newby 30 Sept 1713

Honest Harry


tis a long time Since I had a letter from you besure you faile not to give me a line by the first post  how the mines are at Fallowfield & whether they have any better hopes of their proving then formerly, I have taken a house at Yorke for a term of Years and designs always to Winter their wth most of my Family should be very glad to see you at Newby before I go, wch will be before martinmass, bu I hope all yr harvest is in or will be In Shortly, & your seed in the ground then you will have but little to do, mitty would be glad to dance a merry Trotter wth you before she goes to Yorke but in case you cannot possibly come you may pay what you was in Arrears wch in the last half year wch is £30 to Wm Lows who designs to be at Newby in 14 days, upon Receipt of this letter give me a line to 

            Yr assured Friend

give my Service to yr Secretary

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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