Letter – Thomas Crawhall to Charles Bowns – 22 May 1805

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 May 1805
Correspondent: Thomas Crawhall
Recipient: Charles Bowns
Archive Source: TWA DF HUG 149
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Charles Bowns Esq						Newcastle May 22nd 1804


Dear Sir,

Mr Blackett is this Day favoured with your Letter of the 20th Inst. & observes that you propose to meet the Committee of Surtees’s Burdon & Co on Monday the 28th Inst. Mr Clayton has been at his Country House for some Days, but is expected in Town Tomorrow when he will be desired to convene a Meeting of the forbearing Creditors for the Purpose you mention. Mr Blackett has at length obtained the Certificate of Assessment on the Weardale Mines from the Comm[issioner]s at Darlington, which has been put into the hands of Mr Heron with Directions to lose no time in taking the necessary steps to obtain an Appeal therefrom.

      I am etc. T. C. 

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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