Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Lyde Browne – 7 Jan 1785

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Jan 1785
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Lyde Browne
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Lyde Browne Esq                                                  Newcastle  Jany  7th  1785

Foster Lane - London

Sir      I have this day sent you by John & James Jackson the London Carriers a piece of fine Silver containing Eight Hundred & Thirty one Ounces & an half which I desire you to place to Account with Sir Thos Blackett Bart as usual at the Market Price and advise me on your Receipt of it.  Inclosed is your Account which if you find right, please to Sign & return.    I am etc John E. Blackett

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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