Letter – Peirce Reeves to James Standsfield – 11 Sep 1677

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Sep 1677
Correspondent: Peirce Reeves
Recipient: James Standsfield
Archive Source: NRS RH15 102 6 2
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Sr Jas Standsfield

Since our last of the 2d past have recd yrs of the 25th giving a very good account of the Lead Mines wch is not a little joyous to us, & I hope in short time twill answer the expectacion of us all. Our Br[other] Lindsay came this day to towne & soe has not time yet to answer yr Lettr fully wch he intends in few days. Being wt at psent needful

For my Br Jno Lindsay & Comp.

Peirse Reeves

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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