Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Augustus Browne – 16 Feb 1791

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Feb 1791
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Augustus Browne
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Augustus Browne Esqr                                                                   Newcastle  16th Feby 1791

Forster Lane     London

Sir	I have this day sent you by John & Jas Jackson the London Carriers a Piece fine Silver containing Twelve Hundred & Seventy four Ounces which I desire that you will place to Account with Sir Thomas Blackett Bart as usual at the Market price & advise me on your Reciept of it 

	I have drawn a Bill on you Payable to the Order of Eden Ridley & Co at One Month dated the 12th ins[tan]t for One Thousand Pounds which I doubt not you will duly honor

                                                                                                                  I am etc   J.E.B

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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