Papers concerning Robert Wood, a solicitor's clerk to Chew of Swan Street, [known as] "The Tag Rag Attorney".

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 418 Crossley/1/108
  • Former Reference
      GB 418 E.3.4 Folder V-W no 64
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1839
  • Physical Description
      9 items

Scope and Content

Bundle of correspondence concerning Robert Wood, or "Wooden Bob" as he is referred. Includes letters to a Mr Harvey Cropley at Mr Chew's on Swan Street, and a Mr J.T. Robinson of Star Yard Manchester informing him that Mr Wood has been boasting of insulting and striking him at the Globe Tavern on Oxford Street. One paper entitled "Scoundrels".