Letter – Joshua Straker to Messrs Gosling – 21 Feb 1792

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Feb 1792
Correspondent: Joshua Straker
Recipient: Messrs Gosling
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 5
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Messrs Gosling Bankers                                                   Newcastle  21st Feby 1792

               Fleet Street  London

Gentln	Inclosed you will recieve a Bill drawn by Sir MW 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 from Sir Thos Blackett to The Revd Henry Hardinge the 19th inst __ Please to advise me on your Reciept of the Bill and acquaint Mr Hardinge with the same                                                                      I am etc  J.S

£112-10-                                                                                Newcastle Bank 21st Feby 1792

Forty Days after date pay to the Order of Mr Josa Straker One Hundred

& Twelve Pounds ten Shillings         Value recieved

                                        For Sir M W Ridley Cookson Widdrington Bell & Co

To Messrs Castell Powell Sumner & Co                                                   Jas Wilkinson

No 20863    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