letter – Isaac Hunter to Thomas Smith – 6 Jun 1793

Document Type: letter
Date: 6 Jun 1793
Correspondent: Isaac Hunter
Recipient: Thomas Smith
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Mr Smith Rookhope       					Dukesfield 6th June 1793

      When at Blaydon on the 27th Ult I found that your 8 Stone Lead sent last year was short of weight w[hi]ch I forgot to acquaint you when at the Mill on the 3rd and that you are only to set the S on your Slag Lead without the WB shall order Bricks for a Rosting Furnace so that you may lett Waltons small w'ts be unsmelted till it is built I am yrs

      &c IH

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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