Letter – Edward Blackett to Richard Speight – 15 Nov 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Nov 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Richard Speight
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Honest Mr Spite

I thank you for your kind offer about my horse tis not only that horse but all the rest of them are much of the same Condition so I Designe to turne farrier my self & try what I can with them I wish you could recomend a sober and understanding Coachman to me against the spring & youl oblige very much 

      Your assured friend to serve you

For Mr Spite <burro> at his house in Yorke

I was in hopes of seeing you at Newby
undated but between others of 13th and 15th Nov. 15th used here.

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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