Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Drummond – 19 Sep 1803

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Sep 1803
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Drummond
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Messrs.  Drummond				Newcastle Septemr. 19th. 1803.

Bankers London


Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Sir Wm. Loraine Bt. Baker & Co. on Messrs. Veres & Co at forty days dated this day, for Two Hundred & thirty-one Pounds, five Shillings to pay one Quarters Composition for the Lot Ore of Weardale Leadmines due to the Lord Bishop of Durham from Coln. Beaumt. the 26th. Ulto. & Please to acknowledge the Receipt of this Sum for that Purpose to yours &c. J.E.B.

£231 -5 –   Newcastle upon Tyne	 19th. Sepr. 1803.

	Forty days after date pay to the Order of J.E. Blackett Esq Two Hundred & thirty-one Pounds five Shillings value received. – For Sir Wm. Loraine Bt. Baker, Pearson, Maude & Co. Wm. Loraine Junr.

To Mess.rs Veres, Lucadou Troughton Lucadou & Smart Bankers London		

No. 1650 

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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