Letter – Nicholas Walton to Peter Mulcaster – 27 Nov 1778

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Nov 1778
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Peter Mulcaster
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
  • Transcription
  • Comments (0)
  • Change font
    If columns/tables do not appear straight, change font
To Mr. Peter Mulcaster.					Farnacres 27th. Novemr. 1778.


Mr Mulcaster

      The Errors following I have rectified in the several Operations Vizt.

30 May Greengill West End    Bouse 11.6       altrd to   11.4

                            Cutting 2.2       altrd to    2.4

26 Sept Cornriggs            Bouse  3.2 10/30 altrd to    3.1 10/30

        Cornriggs Stock            15.1 15/30 altrd to   14.7 15/30

Novr.14 Guddmgll Bn X Vn.No2 Bouse 131.6      altrd to  133.2

                           Cutting 19.6       altrd to   20.6

                Stock             223.4       altrd to  226.-

                Total Stock      1766.7 21/30 altrd to 1769.3 21/30

     The following shall let alone ‘til I hear from you

Stock of Refined Lead 26 Sept                                376

Refined Lead produced 1st Cake in Nov. Operation  414

                      2d Cake  Do                 953

                      3d Cake  Do                 467       1834                     


             Sent for Newcastle & sold	                      1237

             Stock shd. be                                   973  

             Stock as you have it                            835

             Stock as you have it short                      138

I shall be glad to hear from you the first Opportunity & am

      Your &c.   N.W. Junr.

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