Letter – Joseph Richmond to Cook & Abell – 25 Jun 1734

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Jun 1734
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Cook & Abell
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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								Newcastle 25th June 1734

To Messrs Cook & Abell


I sent you on Saturday last by Laycock the Carrier five hundred forty six Ounces  fine silver, as below, for w[hi]ch I desire you will Credit the late Sr Wm Blackett’s Ex[ecu]tors & advise me on your Receipt thereof. I have allowed you one Ounce, w[hi]ch I hope will make good the Deficiency you complain of in the last p[ar]cell, I have this day drawn on you for One hundred fifty nine pounds, three shillings, & seven pence payable to Chas Joye Esqr, or order, thirty days after date, w[hi]ch I desire your Acceptance of, & that when paid you will place the same to Account with the late Sr Wm Blacketts Ex[ecu]tors. I am 

  Srs yrs etc		J R


1 piece    480						

2 small do  66		

           546 at 5s 9d £156.19.6.

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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