Item NLW MS 23980F, f. 22. - Letter relating to Cardiganshire lead mining

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NLW MS 23980F, f. 22.


Letter relating to Cardiganshire lead mining


  • 22 November 1763 (Creation)

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1 f.

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P. B. Barclay; Bristol; Donation; March 2009; 004646826.

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A letter, 22 November 1763, from Thomas Allcocks, at Garreg [or Carreg] lead mine, in the vicinity of Talybont, Cardiganshire, to an unidentified recipient, giving news relating to lead and other mineral mining in the area.

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Damaged, and repaired at NLW.

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For an account of Thomas Allcocks relating to Carreg see NLW, Powis Castle Estate Records 21349-70 (21350).

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 23980F, f. 22.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: NLW MS 23980F, f. 22; $q - Damaged, and repaired at NLW.