Letter – Joseph Richmond to Bishop of Chester – 23 Oct 1761

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Oct 1761
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: Bishop of Chester
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 1
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To the R[igh]t Rev[eren]d the Lord Bishop of Chester  in Downing Street London   23 October

My Lord       

I have paid your three bills for £52.10s.0d each, being for the half year Composition for the tithe oar in Weardale due the 11th July last, I desire when you draw for the next half years Rent, you will please to mention in your Letter of advice, that it is for the half yrs composition for Weardale tithe oar due from Sir Walter Blackett the 11 Jan[ua]ry 1762; which will be a more regular Discharge on my Account. I am My Lord

                                                                             Your L[or]dships most obed[ien]t Serv[an]t JR

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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