Letter – Edward Blackett to Theophilus Shalton – 1 Aug 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 1 Aug 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Theophilus Shalton
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      August 1


I’me Informed that there are 3 or 4 able grocers in Wakefield my son is lately set up in London a Whole sale grocer so I Desire you will do me the favour to Introduce him to them for their Custome he is now at Newcastle but Designs to go to Wakefield & at his returne & will waite on you which will be about the latter end of the next week I Desire you will give him your assistance in this affaire & youl much oblige

      Sr Your faithfull Humble servt

For Theophilus Shalton Esq.

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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