Letter – Walter Blackett to Joseph Richmond – 1 Oct 1752

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Oct 1752
Correspondent: Walter Blackett
Recipient: Joseph Richmond
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Pay Richard Carr ten pounds a Year in quarterly payments, & pay six hundred pounds to the Greenland Company in Newca[stle] & five hundred pounds to the Alemouth Road, two hundred pounds to the Glenwelt Road, one hundred pounds more to the Ponteland Road, & one hundred pounds towards enlarging the Chappell in Weardale as the same shall be call’d for, & place the same to my Account – Octor. 1st 1752 

You must also pay Mr Thos. Armstrong one hundred pounds on his giving a Bond for the repayment in 12 months with 4 per cent interest  

Wr. Blackett

To Mr. Joseph Richmond

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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