Letters

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 VCA/6/565
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 M50/1-11
  • Dates of Creation
      1907-1913
  • Physical Description
      11 pieces

Scope and Content

Correspondence with Manchester Corporation:

  • /1-2 29 May, 10 Jun 1907, J. De Courcey Meade, City Surveyor, Manchester Town Hall, meeting about new building at corner of Eagle St. and Bridge St.;
  • /3 31 Jul 1907, from Thomas Hudson, Deputy Town Clerk, re. sewer at Eagle St.;
  • /4 19 Sep 1907, Henry Talbot, Town Clerk, says Parliamentary Sub-Committee was not discussed with request concerning Coupland St. and so cannot comply with request;
  • /5 from Meade, 12 Oct 1907, re. setting back of forecourts on Oxford Road;
  • /6 18 Oct 1907, letter inviting to meeting of Council which will discuss among other things stopping up of Coupland St.;
  • /7 From Meade re. news that Heathcotes, architects for new building want to take possession of land purchased from university;
  • /8 from Meade, 2 Jan 1908, re. purchase of land in Birchfields Road, Fallowfield;
  • /9 from the Lord Mayor, 13 Jun 1911, asking representatives of the University to join civic procession for Coronation Day;
  • /10 copy letter 17 Nov 1913, re. plans for new Arts Building, cost of drains, building over a passage way;
  • /11 copy letter 10 Dec 1913, sewer at Lime Grove.