Letters – Michael Blackett to Matthew Skinner – 11 Dec 1680

Document Type: Letters
Date: 11 Dec 1680
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Matthew Skinner
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Mr Matthew Skinner						Newctl xber the 11th 80

Sr The parties of whome I bought the 400 ps Leed wch I have in my hands comeing day be unto me for money was forced ths day (towards the dischardgeing of thm) to valew upon you the two following bills viz:

one for £50 p20/d sight to mr Henry Bland or order valew of himselfe In Leed  £50:= 

one for £50 p20/d sight to mrs Margt Gray or order valew of herselfe In Leed   £50:=

To both which pray afford yor punctuall Complyance and afford me yor anser p[er]first wt you will have done about the 200 ps Leed In partnershipp betwixt you and me I am


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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