Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Holmes – 22 Dec 1769

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Dec 1769
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Holmes
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr John Holmes. 						Farnacres 22nd December 1769

Dear Sir

      By last Week's London Carrier I sent you a Box contain g 486 1/2 Ounces of Silver which will I hope arrive Safe on Saturday Sennit. I paid the Carriage 11s/6d. When you get it I shall be glad to hear from you.

      This Family join me in wishing you and yours many happy returns of the Season and I am. Dear Sir

             Your most Hble Servt


PS. I expect another Cake in about a Week.

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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