Letter – Nicholas Walton to Henry Airey – 7 May 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 May 1772
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Henry Airey
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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Mssrs Henry & Jona. Airey.               				Langley Mill 7th May 1772


      We take this opportunity of informing you that we propose to set on the Lead Carriage from Langley Mill on Monday first; and we desire you will be so obliging as particularly to attend to it, that the Lead of the present year be kept separate from that of the year past, til the whole of the past year is sold, that we may see how it turns out.   We are etc



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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