Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Drummond – 26 Nov 1802

Document Type: Letter
Date: 26 Nov 1802
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Drummond
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Messrs. Drummond				N.Castle Nov.r 26th. 1802.-

Bankers, London.		


      Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Messrs. Surtees’s Burdon & Brandling on Messrs. Ransom Morland & 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 this Day to the Lord Bishop of Durham from Mr. Beaumont.   Please to acknowledge the Receipt of this Sum for that Purpose.  I am J.E.B.

£231 – 5 - .. No. 9299 Newcastle upon Tyne 26th. Nov.r 1802.-

Forty Days after Date pay to the Order of J.E.Blackett Esq Two Hundred & thirty-one Pounds 5s/ Value received. Surtees’s Burdon & Brandling

Messrs. Ransom, Morland & Co. Bankers, Pall Mall, London              

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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