Letter – Henry Richmond to Robert Allgood – 22 Jun 1775

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Jun 1775
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Robert Allgood
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
Mr Robt Allgood  Allanheads                                                           Newcas   22nd June 1775

Sir, Sir Walter Blackett bids me acquaint you that he has thought proper to appoint Mr Westgarth Forster to Succeed Mr Caleb Hunter as his Chief Grove Steward at Allanheads & that He has no doubt but your Father & you in your respective Stations will concur with Mr Forster in every Thing that is for His Advantage & the carrying on the Grove properly.

                                                                                                                   I am etc    HR

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