Letter – Edward Blackett to George Mowbray – 15 Sep 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Sep 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: George Mowbray
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      15 Sept 1715

Hont Mr Mowbray

I perceive by yours of the 8th that you have been at Fallowfield & agreed wth Mr Loraine for the Wastes at the Mill & Groves , paying ½ in lead delivered Newcastle, & to keep 20 Men at work, wch am very well pleased wth, & returns you only thanks for the trouble you are pleased to give your self In this affair, when your own lease is finish’d pray let me have a foul draught of it, & you will much oblige

	Your assurd Friend & Servt

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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