Letter – Nicholas Walton to Thomas Harvey – 11 Mar 1781

Document Type: Letter
Date: 11 Mar 1781
Correspondent: Nicholas Walton
Recipient: Thomas Harvey
Archive Source: TNA ADM 66 97
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Mr Thomas Harvey.                          				Farnacres 11th March 1781

Dear Sir

       I desire youll be so good as take the trouble of Ordering Four Bags of Nails for us to be sent to Mr Peter Mulcaster at Langley Lead Mill by Jno Corbett Hexham Carrier to morrow.  Viz - One of Double Tacks, One of Single Tacks, One of Kitch & One of Sixpenny.   We wish to have them from Mssrs Taylors and expect them at the Whole Sale Price.  And pray excuse me when I give you the further trouble of ordering a Barr of Flatt Blistered Steel from Mr Chr Wilkinson fit for Cap Mells wch also to go to morrow to Mr Mulcaster by the same conveyance.       I am

       Dear Sir Your most Hble Servt

      Nich Walton Junr 

PS. I beg my Compliments to Mr Harvey 

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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