Letter – Edward Blackett to John Kelly – 1 Feb 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Feb 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Kelly
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      Feb 1 1710/11


      I did not hear before the rec[eip]t of yours of Mr Alderm[a]n Ridleys death which Ime heartily sorry for his familys sake

      I beleive if application were made to my Nephew by any of his freinds in Town he would not refuse standing alderm[an] Yesterday I re[ceive]d your 2 Rundlets of Brandy & I hope they will prove good shall order my servt Mewburne to pay you for them I am Sr

      Your obliged humble servt

For Mr John Kelley Merch[an]t in Newcastle

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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