Letter – Michael Blackett to John Eden – 23 Apr 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 23 Apr 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: John Eden
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
Newcastle Aprill 23 1678

Mr Jno Eden

I have yours of the 18th takes notice of the Receipt of the bill for £110: which is well my hearty thanks to Esquire Bartie for all his kindnesses, you say he will stopp the saile of the Compt[rolle]rs place, till this Come to hand, wch is a very great kindnesse, I have this day writt my father about itt if to his Likeing, I make noe question but he will waite upon Esquire Bartie, and if an agreem[en]t noe disappointment shall be In the payment of the mony I am MB



Mr Ralph Williamson

Inclosed is a letter for Mr Jno Eden, if not yett Comd away be pleased to deliver itt him, but if Comd away I desire you to send your man wth itt to Esquire Bartie, for his perusall In doeing of wch I pray Lett there be noe delay Deare Sr I heartily begg your Excuse for the great trouble wch I hope your good nature will dispense withall and if att any time I Can serve you In this place, you may freely Lay your Comands upon MB

Leave a comment

We welcome further information or corrections on topics and incidents mentioned in individual letters. It might take a while before your comments are checked for adding to public view within the website. We cannot undertake further research in response to questions.

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


General Discussion
Suggested correction or addition


  Return to search results or refine/create new search
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