Letter – Ralph Grey to John Grey – 20 Dec 1673

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Dec 1673
Correspondent: Ralph Grey
Recipient: John Grey
Archive Source: NRO 753 J
  • Transcription
  • Notes
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
       Decmbr 20th 1673

Mr Jn Grey 

Sir yors per last post I have reas[eved] and heare in closed sent yew up the bills that the Maisters is oweing Mark Moore of <Hasting> twenty pounds Richard Watters fower pounds, John Watters tenn pounds John Felloewes eight pounds and John Mabb nyne pounds in all fifty one pounds wch they are oweing as per theire bills will apeare, in my last I sent yew a bill of tenn pounds upon Mr Wm Dawkes and likewise gave yew an acct that I would venter 1/16 of a shipp a long wth yor cousen Mr Jno Allen and when yew rest this <m.o> please to remit downe as yor conveniense will serve for  begging yor excuse for this trouble wth my love to yo and yors I remaine 

yr assured long ffrende  R Grey
A John Grey was a contemporaneous member of the Newcastle Company of Merchant Adventurers but appears from this not have been closely related to Ralph

Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
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