Letter – John Hardy to Mark Skelton – 9 Dec 1793

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Dec 1793
Correspondent: John Hardy
Recipient: Mark Skelton
Archive Source: WYAS BEA C3 B16 7
  • Transcription
  • Notes
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
Bradford Dec 9 1793	

Dr. Sir/

      I have just now seen Mr. Sharp and he has promised me to go upon the Valuation of Wibsey as soon as he can but his present Engagements will take him a fortnight, in the mean time as he understands his Value is to be compared with Mr Clark’s he wishes he may be favoured with a field Book otherwise he must be obliged to make a kind of <....ing> Notice which will not do to compare with Mr Clarks; if you will favour me with the Book I will take care to convey it to Mr. Sharp. I am 

      Sir Your very obt. hble Servt.

      Jno. Hardy 
Recipient not stated but context of this and other letters strongly suggest Skelton

Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
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