Letters – Michael Blackett to James Burkin – 14 Jun 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 14 Jun 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: James Burkin
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
Mr Jam: Burkin and Comp           			Ditto 


I last post advised you what discourse past betwixt Alderman Brabant and me In Reference to yr Concernes wch I leave to yr seriouse Consideration but still my opinion is that £250:  £300:  £350: or £400: if to be procured with undeniable security p m 12/m with Interest would due better than the other Security for Severall reasons wch I am unwilling to due soe much as mention, and wch is the Generall opinion of most in towne, but use yr discretion, and give me yr orders and they shall be observed by him that really is      


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