Letter – Edward Blackett to Aletheia Blackett – 8 Jul 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 8 Jul 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Aletheia Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Dear Aletheia                					July 8

      I writ you last post wch I hope came to hand  My Nephew came here on Sunday morning & stayed till Wednesday so went that day to Tadcaster & took post for London, he told me when he came to Age my son John should have the Disposal of all the Lead he ships for Rotterdam.

      Mr Brumell I thank him sent me two Bills of Exchange by the last post, Give him the Inclosed, and send to Mewburne & deliver his Lettr to his own hand for tis of Concern          With  my Blessing to you both   

      I am yr most Affect. Father

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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