Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Drummond – 12 Jun 1804

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Jun 1804
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Drummond
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Messrs Drummond Bankers, London					Newcastle 12th June 1804



Inclosed you will receive my Draft on Sir R. C. Glyn & Co. at Thirty Days dated this Day, for Four Hundred & Sixty two Ten Shillings, to pay half a years Composition for the Lot Ore of Weardale Leadmines due to the Lord B[isho]p of Durham from Colonel Beaumont the 26th Ulto. Please to acknowledge the Receipt of this Sum for that purpose to yours etc. J. E. B.  

Bill No. 500 £462-10-0

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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