Letter – Edward Blackett to Ralph Evans – 19 Sep 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Sep 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Ralph Evans
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
Mr Evans              							Sept. 19

      I Recd. yr Letter and you must give me leave to Satisfy my Selfe from Mr Bewicke or Some other that has these sort of Jacks, for I heard both yr Selfe & other people say that they clear a chimney of soot, if so it must needs fall into the potts or pans that are upon the fire.  As soon as I have informed my Selfe you shall hear further from  yr friend

For Mr Ralph Evans, Clockmaker on Elvet Bridge,  Durham

Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
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