Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 30 Nov 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 30 Nov 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Nov 30


I perceive by yours that my Cosen Wilkinson is willing to Discharge me of the lead Cellar give my service to him & tell him that if the undertakers will contribute for their proportion I will continue it which I think will be much for their Advantage & seeing that fallowfeild is likely to prove Extrordionary well I think you have best take the key from Atkinson & let his house assoon as possibly you can to one that will keep all which will be an advantage to them I can sue him at any time for w? [what?] he has taken out of the house let me know how Mr Rogerses Match goes on I am in great haste

      Your assured friend

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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