Letter – Henry Richmond to John Gott – 17 Nov 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Nov 1771
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: John Gott
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Mr John Gott  at Woodhall near                                          Newcas.   17th  Novr.  1771

    Bradford  Yorkshire

Sir      Sir Walter Blackett bids me acquaint you of the failure of Hexham Bridge which by the great flood last Night is said to be intirely carried away  -  he does not think it necessary for you to come thither directly but will write you further about it soon.               I am etc    HR

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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