Letter – Martin Morrison to John Crace – 8 Aug 1812

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Aug 1812
Correspondent: Martin Morrison
Recipient: John Crace
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 6
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      Newcastle 8th August 1812

Mr John Crace

59 Duces Street Lincoln Inn Fields London

Informed by the Receivers of Greenwich Hospital that you purchased their Lead Fume ground in oil, and that you are desirous to have a larger quantity. I am to request on behalf of Col Beaumont whose Lead Smelt Mills are <in …..> information of the quantity you are inclined to purchase with the price & Credit delivered here. 	I am etc	MM

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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