Letter – Henry Richmond to William Rutter – 14 May 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 May 1766
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Rutter
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
To Mr William Rutter Attorney at Law

In Westgate                                                                         Newcas[tle] 14th May 1766

Sir          I here send you an acco[un]t of Mr Forsters proportion of the rents etc for Weardale mines for the last year, and also a general acco[un]t of what he owes Sir W[alte]r Blackett in the whole, for these rents etc, to wit £315.6s.8d. and I beg you will please to acquaint Mr Forster of this debt and of the propriety of discharging it. 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