Letter – Joshua Straker to Messrs Gosling – 15 Nov 1791

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Nov 1791
Correspondent: Joshua Straker
Recipient: Messrs Gosling
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Gosling   Bankers                                                                NewC 15th Nov 1791

        Fleet Street    London

Gentlemn	Inclosed you will recieve a Bill drawn by Eden Ridley & Co on Castell & Co at Forty days dated this day for £112-10, being One Quarters Composition for the Tithe Ore of Weardale Lead Mines due 19th ins[tan]t from Sir Thos Blackett Bart to The Revd Henry Hardinge.  As Mr Blackett is from home you will please to advise me on your Rec[eip]t of the Bill & acquaint to the Mr Hardinge with the same.                            I am etc   J.S

112-10-                                                                         Newcastle Bank 15th Nov 1791

Forty days after Date Pay to the Order of Mr Joshua Straker

One Hundred & Twelve Pounds ten Shillings           Value recieved

                               For Sir J Eden Sir M W Ridley Cookson Widdrington & Co

To Messrs Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                                      Jas Wilkinson

No 20248    London

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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