Letter – Edward Blackett to John Wilkinson – 14 Oct 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Oct 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Wilkinson
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      14 Oct 1714


      I have sold all my Lead & deliver’d mos of it, the first parcel was sold at a certain price (vizt) £8-15s-0 the rest that I have to deliver, is at the prsent.price Currant, so I desire you’l do me the Favour to give me a Line wt the Best price is, I Believe I shall never be master of any quantity of Lead hearafter, so wou’d willingly have the best Markett, wth my Humble Service to yorSelf & my Cozen Wilkinson  I am

	Sr  Your Affectionate Kinsman & Humble Servt

For Mr John Wilkinson Mercht Newcastle

Pray acqut me wt Mr Broml [Bromell] does in his Coal Concerns

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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