Letter – Edward Blackett to John Ward – 16 Nov 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 16 Nov 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Ward
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Mr Ward							Newby 16 Novembr

I hope you Recd my Last & desire you to take care of what I writ about have made a bargain with the man you sent over, so Pray draw a note & let him Sign it, you must Pay him five pounds & he is to go either for the Bishoprick or the north Riding so Let the note be fully drawn he is to go with the Light horse when ever is calld for you must also pay him what you bargaind wth him for what is past In case the two countys are not up at one time he may Serve for either Place

      I am your Assured friend to Serve You E Blacket

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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