Letter – Michael Blackett to James Cooke – 5 Aug 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Aug 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Cooke
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
Mr James Cooke      Ditto  [Newcastle August 5 1676]


If you cann furnish mee w[i]th any Doll[e]rs att 4S6 ½ or bills att 12 or 15 dayes sight; pray send mee either Sort; to w[ha]t Sume you cann procure to the vallue of £1000; and if you cann helpe mee In this business; w[i]th either doll[e]rs or bills you will very much oblidge mee; and soe I remayne; but before I conclude pray lett mee tell you; that whether you can help mee or nott I desire yo[u]r Answer p[er] very first Conveniencey I am In hast


Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
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