Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Drummond – 4 Jul 1803

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Jul 1803
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Drummond
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Mess. Drummond					Newcastle 4th. July 1803 – 

Bankers London                         Gentn.

						Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Sir Wm Loraine Bt. Baker Pearson Maude & Co. on Messrs. Veres Lucadou Troughton Lucadou & Smart at Thirty Days dated this day for Four Hundred & Sixty Two Pounds Ten Shillings to pay half a Years Composition for the Lot Ore of Weardale Leadmines due to The Lord Bishop of Durham from Col Beaumont the 26 May last.   Please to acknowledge the Receipt of this Sum for that purpose ---    I am &c.   J.E.B.

No. 1173     £462 – 10 - ..            Newcastle upon Tyne 4th. July 1803 – 

   Thirty Days after date pay to the order of JEBlackett Esq. Four Hundred & Sixty Two Pounds 10/0 Value received Wm. Loraine Junr. For Sir Wm Loraine Bt Baker Pearson Maude & Co;

To Messrs. Veres Lucadou Troughton Lucadou & Smart 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