Majority of correspondence (where addresses are extant) was sent to Centenary Hall and Mission House in Bishopsgate, London.
Correspondents include Elijah Hoole, James Calvert, Peter Batchelor, Richard Reece and Jesse Pilcher.
Item 27a is the printed resolutions of a meeting of the Wesleyan Committee of Education, 27 February 1857, to consider a 'bill to promote Education in Corporate Cities and Boroughs in England and Wales'.
Item 31 is a memorandum re dispute with Rev Deann, rector of St Martin's, ?Outwich, 4 March 1857.
Item 83 is a letter from R Tracy of Youghal [Ireland], 9 June 1857, with a copy of the will of Elizabeth Lyon of Waterford [Ireland], 12 November 1831.
Item 96a is a letter, 22 June 1857, from Dawes & Sons, London, with legal receipts from the Inland Revenue for the estate of Stephen Rulty.
Item 104 is a memorandum by William Shaw on the Indaline Station, Natal, South Africa, 30 June 1857.