• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 JKS/1/1/24
  • Dates of Creation
      8 Jan 1825
  • Physical Description
      4 sheets Tear around wax seal.

Scope and Content

Hannah Kay [mother]. Letter to James Phillips Kay (27 Clyde Street, New Town, Edinburgh [Scotland])

Dated at: [Meadowcroft, Rochdale, Lancashire].

She writes of the death of uncle [James Kay]. Robert [Kay, husband] will be at his brother's house to wind up his affairs. She talks of Robert [Kay jnr.]'s good progress with Mr Jones [in Portsea Island]. Other family news is that James's uncle Fenton and cousins are going into business with Scholfield to build a spinning and weaving factory at Hooley Bridge [Heywood, Rochdale].

Previous reference number 25.