Letter – Joseph Richmond to Lancelot Allgood – 19 Jan 1731

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Jan 1731
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Lancelot Allgood
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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Janry. 19 Lre. Wrote Mr. Allgood in answer to his of the 9th & 12th. Sent him Byers’ accot. of Kenton, & acquainted him with Mr Lowes’ Death.

Wrote Mr. Blackett that Mr Lowes was dead, & that the Living was valued at about <40s> a Year 
File note. Lowes was the perpetual curate of Allendale, an appointment in Blackett’s gift as Lord of the Manor of Hexham

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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