Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 3 Mar 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 3 Mar 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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						3 March 1713/4


faile not to go to fallowfield wth. all Speed for I perceive both Mill & dams are much out of repair, so that the poor people cannot get their waste Oar Smelted wch. be sure you to hasten as much as is in yr power, inclosed I send you H Tulop letter wch. you will See requires yr. Speedy going to fallowfield tell Mr. Loraine he need not come over for I shall make no bargain wth. him, but leave it to you & Mr Mowberry, but his first bargain is not nigh finished, he must finish that before we make any other acqt. me what Sr. Jnos tenants now says, them I mean wch. attorned to him, he dose not now pretend to have any tent. their, beSure acqt. me if they have pd. all their Rents for the Rent day is coming on again, & whether they ever made any refusal to pay them of late, that is to say Since Sr. Jno. Declared in Chancery that he never Endeavoird or offered to Receive any of the Rents

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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