Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Hodgson – 13 Jan 1771

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Jan 1771
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Hodgson
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr John Hodgson.                    					Farnacres 13th January 1771


      I desire youll send a Pot to Langley Mill by Corbett or Johnson Hexham Carriers, the sooner it goes the better as it is most wanted.  The Size must be 10 1/2 Inches deep by 19 Inches Diameter; the thickness rather more than common, and take great care it is perfectly free from any flaw, this we depend upon you for.  I am 

      Sir your most Hble Servt 

      Nich Walton Junr 

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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