Letter – Henry Richmond to William Westgarth – 24 Aug 1767

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 Aug 1767
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: William Westgarth
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To Mr W Westgarth at Coalcleugh                                                       Newca[stle] 24 Augst 1767


Sir Walter desires to see you at Hexham on Monday Morning the 7th of next Month, to have some talk with you about your Mines. so you will come thither on Sunday Evening the 6th where I hope to meet you. and if before that you can view Lord Jersey’s Leadmine it will be agreeable to Sir Walter to receive your report about it at that time. 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