Letter – Henry Richmond to Nicholas Walton – 9 Feb 1762

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Feb 1762
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Nicholas Walton
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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To Mr Nicholas Walton at Farnacres                                                 Newca 9 February 1762


I want much to know the price at wch Lead ore has been sold by the Bing every year for 18 y[ea]rs past; & cannot think of anyone who can inform me of this so well as yourself. If therefore you will be so good as, at your Leisure to give me the prices at wch your dues have sold each year for the above 18 years I shall be very much obliged to you & am etc HR 

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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