Letter – Thomas Jones to John Armstrong – 2 Jan 1766

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Jan 1766
Correspondent: Thomas Jones
Recipient: John Armstrong
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 84 10
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					By the Hand of John Armstrong.

Matfen January 2nd 1766 Received of the Owners of Fallowfield Lead mine the Sum of Thirteen Pounds Thirteen Shillings on Account of Wherry hire from Newburn to Newcastle of Lead, I say Reced. As above £13:13s: 0d

		For mee – Thos. <I>ons

to 3559 peices of Lead at 1d p piece  - £14:16:7

[in a different hand:] The above is to & with 12th. Decr 1765 as p[er] Mr Adamsons Acct
A scrap of paper with a receipt for money received.

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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