Letter – Nicholas Walton to Andrew Smith – 2 Nov 1736

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Nov 1736
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Andrew Smith
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 105
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To Mr Andr Smith <Atny>

Sr                                                                                   Ravensworth Castle  Nor 2d 1736

	I am sorry I shou’d be from home when Yours of the 16th Ulto came to this place & Being upon a Journey for 14 Days I did not rece your Letter till last post Day after post time.

	As to the Estate at Keswick you may be pleas’d to apply to My Partner Mr Boag who is now at London and who may be heard of at the pay office in Broad Street, for any particulars that you want of the Keswick Estate I was at that place Last Thursday & Friday Treatg wth the Tennts whose proposals I shall send to the Board of Directors next post so that the Sooner you apply for a particular of the Estate the Better.    I am Sr Your most Obt & most Humble Servt    

      Nichs Walton

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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