Letter – Edward Blackett to Sampson Smirke – 2 Dec 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Dec 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Sampson Smirke
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sir                         								Decr  2

      I sent you by Russell the Richmond Carrier a Collar of brawn the Carriage paid, it will be in Town on Saturday, the 10.  It never was in Pickle so you must ordr Pickle to be made ready for it against it come.  When you see my Son the Lieut. pray Acqt. him that I doubt Mr Aislabie will not be in Town till after Xmas, and when he does come shall not be unmindful of his business

      I am yr Assured friend & Servt

Mr Sampson Smirke

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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