Letter – Martin Morrison to Robert Stagg – 10 Apr 1827

Document Type: Letter
Date: 10 Apr 1827
Correspondent: Martin Morrison
Recipient: Robert Stagg
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 6
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      N[ew]Castle 10 April 1827

Robert Stagg Esqr Marton House nr Appleby

I beg to inform you that the quantity of Ore raised by Col Beaumont in Weardale for the year ending the 30th Sepr last is 20,245 Bings 2 cwt.  - at your leisure will be obliged for the quantity raised in that district, by the Lead Company last year, - distinguishing the produce to the 25 March 1826, - the day on which the late Bishop died, and the Agreement with Dr Phillpotts, for his Tithe Ore, ceased. The Composition for 3 yrs with the present Bishop, being the same as that paid to the former Bishop, the computation, as regards him, will be similar. – 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