Letter – Joshua Straker to Augustus Browne – 10 Jun 1789

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Jun 1789
Correspondent: Joshua Straker
Recipient: Augustus Browne
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Augustus Browne Esq                                                                 Newcastle  10th June 1789

   Foster Lane  London

Sir	I have this day sent you by John & Jas Jackson the London Carriers a Piece fine Silver Containing Fourteen Hundred & One Ounces which I desire that you will place to Account with Sir Thos Blackett Bart as usual at the Market Price  Advising me on your Receipt of it, as Mr Blackett is at present from home                                                  I am etc   I.S.

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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