Letter – Nicholas Walton to John Reay – 31 Aug 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 31 Aug 1772
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: John Reay
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66/96
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To Mr John Reay                      					Farnacres 31st Aug 1772


      Agreable to my promise I now take the first opportunity of acquainting you that you may have the Quantity of Lead you want for £13.10..pFodder.         I am Sir 

      Your most hble Servt

      N W Junr PS

In case you take our Lead you will be so obliging as apply to Messrs Henry & Son & Airey Merchants in Newcastle who gave the disposal of it.

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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