Letter – Edward Blackett to Leonard Bentham – 28 Dec 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Dec 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Leonard Bentham
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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December 28

Honest Mr Bentham

      The above <said> is a Copy of my last I doubt it did not come to your hand because I never heard from you since pray give me an answer of it as allso how many fothers of Lead Mr Loraine may have made lieing at your mill as all what fothers are lieing at the mill made out of the old waste Ger[ar]d Dobson will Informe you how the forefeilds is and what hopes he has of hirall which pray informe

      Your assured freind

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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