Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Augustus Browne – 17 Mar 1790

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Mar 1790
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Augustus Browne
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Augustus Browne Esqr                                                                   Newcastle  17th March 1790

        Foster Lane     London

Sir	I have this day sent you by John & James Jackson the London Carriers a Piece fine Silver Containing Twelve Hundred & Eighty Ounces which I desire that you will place to Accot with Sir Thomas Blackett Bart as usual at the Market price and advise me on your Receipt of it 

	I received your letter advising me of the Weight & Price of the Piece of Silver that Sir Thomas sent you from Yorkshire & I must request that you will place it to a separate Accot & pat Sir Thos the Amount of it, otherwise it will confuse my Accot with you    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