Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 13 Feb 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Feb 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      I would have you goe and discharge the pay also the Carrage of what lead is comd down but be sure you pay mr Loraine no more but by agreement which is for every ten Tun tht is lying by at the mill and which is already not payd for and be sure you order an attorney to serve Bentham with a County warrant for wt he is in debted to me, Harry Tulip Can tell you what it it I know it is not much however I would put the knave to Charge being as he never as yet took any notice of it, nor would he ever do it if he was let alone give me an acct by the first post who the Candadates for Newcastle and morpeth, and who Carryed the Election

      I am yr assured

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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