Letter – Joseph Richmond to Plumb & Brown – 20 Apr 1762

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Apr 1762
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Plumb & Brown
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/2
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To Messrs Plumb & Brown Golds[mi]ths

in Foster Lane London                                                                      Newcastle 20th April 1762

Sirs / On Saturday last I sent you by Matt[he]w Lee the London Carrier, as piece fine silver, the weight of wch I make 762oz; I desire you will place to account with Sir Walter Blackett at the market price, & advise me of your receiving it. I am etc JR

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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