Letter – Nicholas Walton to Christopher Bell – 17 Mar 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Mar 1771
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Christopher Bell
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr Chr Bell                              				Farnacres 17 March 1771

Mr Bell

      The Lead Carriers are to be pd. on the 27th being Wednesday Sennit and I desire youll give Notice to such Carriers as come in your way immediately.  I am 

      Your Hble Servt 

      NW Junr 

PS Pray send the inclosed to Mr Mulcaster tomorrow as he is desired to give publick Notice of the Lead Carriers Pay on Tuesday.  If by any means he sh be prevented coming I desire youll give publick Notice that the Lead Carriers will be pd on Wednesday the 27th inst and that they are all desired to attend at the Golden Lion on the Morning of that day at 9 oClock.

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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