Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Gosling – 10 Dec 1798

Document Type: Letters
Date: 10 Dec 1798
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Gosling
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Mess Goslings Bankers   London                                            NCastle  10th Decr 1798

Gentn	Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Mess Surtees Burdon & Co on Mess Barclays & Co at 30 days dated this day for Two Hundred & Twenty Five Pounds, being for One Quarter’s Composition for the Tithe Ore of Weardale Leadmines due the 11 Octr last to the Revd Henry Hardinge from Col Beaumont.  Please to advise me on your Receipt of the Bill & inform Mr Hardinge of the same                                    I am Gentn etc J.E.B

             £225          No  5690              Newcastle on Tyne    Decr 11th 1798

             Thirty days after date pay to the order of J E Blackett

 Esqr the Sum of Two Hundred & Twenty Five Pounds

Mess Barclays & Co                                         Value received

         Bankers    London                                        Surtees Burdon & Co
Includes Bill

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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