Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Drummond – 27 Aug 1801

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Aug 1801
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Drummond
Archive Source: TWA DF.HUG 149
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Mess Drummond						Newcastle 27 Augt. 1801

Bankers London


			 		Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Messrs. Surtees Burdon & Co. on Mess. Ransom & Co. at Forty Days dated this day for Four Hundred 7 Sixty Two Pounds 10/- to pay half a Year’s Comp[ositio]n. for the Lot Ore of Weardale Leadmines due the 26. Inst. to my Lord Bishop of Durham from Col: Beaumont – Please to advise me on your receipt of the same-

				I am &c. J:E:B:

£462 -10-..  No. 4052 -                          Newcastle upon Tyne 27 Augt. 1801

Forty Days after date pay to the order of J:E:Blackett Esqr. Four Hundred and Sixty two Pounds Ten Shillgs Value received Surtees Burdon & Brandling

To Mess. Ransom Morland & Co.Bankers 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