Letter Book

Scope and Content

Copies of letters sent from McConnel & Kennedy to various individuals. The recipients are listed below, with page numbers given in brackets.

  • Assur & Seligmann, of Hamburg, Germany (19-20, 317-318, 445, 475, 516-517, 535)
  • Aynard, L., of London (50, 63)
  • Bagott, Thomas, of Liverpool, Lancs (74, 221-222, 229, 233, 246-247, 372)
  • Barclay, Alexander, & Co., of Gothenburg, Sweden (11)
  • Barker, Hadfield & Co., of Edge Lane Colliery, Oldham, Lancs (89, 91, 250, 251)
  • Barton, Henry & John, & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (19)
  • Bayley, Richard, of Sheffield, Yorks (23, 55, 69)
  • Beardmore, Parker & Shackle, of Nottingham (187, 189, 191- 192, 203, 211, 232-233, 245, 252, 256-257, 259, 270-271, 274, 277, 281, 289-290, 294, 338, 345, 397, 427, 428, 449)
  • Becker & Co., of London (362)
  • Bell, John, & Co., of Belfast, Ireland (1, 22, 78, 142, 148- 149, 190, 228, 235, 261, 261-262, 265, 279, 294-295, 299-300, 311, 323, 337-338, 354, 358, 371, 380-381, 396, 415-416, 431, 472, 495, 506, 522-523)
  • Bennett, Joseph, of Hucknall, Notts (3-4, 10, 20, 28, 38, 52, 62, 67, 71, 78, 84-85, 95-96, 101, 110, 113, 115, 118, 126, 129- 130, 132, 136-137, 138, 138, 144, 146, 153, 166, 168-169, 171, 173, 180, 184, 189, 194, 195, 199, 201-202, 208, 215, 225, 239, 260, 266, 273, 287, 294, 297, 302, 310, 320, 325, 358-359, 367, 397, 403-404, 430-431, 436, 466, 527, 531)
  • Blaydes, Loft, Gee & Co., of Hull, Yorks (14, 17, 20, 31-32, 97)
  • Boomer, Walker & Hall, of Rotherham, Yorks (73)
  • Boulton & Watt, of Soho, Birmingham, Warw (104)
  • Byers, William, & Brigs, Robert, of Belfast, Ireland (8, 16, 64, 79, 137-138, 157, 160, 186, 213-214, 248-249, 258, 301-302, 328, 341, 432)
  • Cartledge, Samuel, of Nottingham (15-16, 19, 36, 40, 48, 70, 75, 79, 87, 104, 111, 116, 126, 130, 135, 143, 146-147, 161-162, 180, 185, 189, 196, 202, 205, 229, 236-237, 246, 282, 289, 321- 322, 325, 331, 337, 339, 343-344, 363, 368, 373, 388-389, 392, 393-394, 407, 412, 418, 426-427, 435-436, 438, 443, 447, 455, 459, 467, 470, 474, 481, 486, 489, 491-492, 496-497, 507-508, 510, 513, 517-518, 528, 531)
  • Cazenove, J., & Co., of London (279-280)
  • Cochran, Francis, & Co., of Bolton, Lancs (348)
  • Cope, Joseph, of Matlock, Derbs (15, 36, 41, 70, 75, 80, 87, 111, 130-131, 143, 147, 162, 167, 180, 185, 196, 205, 229, 283, 325, 344, 363-364, 368, 373, 392, 407, 412, 418, 435, 438, 443, 447, 455-456, 460, 467, 470-471, 473, 481, 486-487, 497)
  • Dechapeaurouge & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (287, 297-298, 318- 319, 439, 445-446, 451, 457, 480, 483, 513-514, 518-519, 529)
  • Dixon & Higginbottom, of Liverpool, Lancs (2-3, 5, 7, 9, 13, 23, 25, 33, 35-36, 37, 42-43, 44, 46-47, 47-48, 52-53, 54, 57-58, 58-59, 63, 68, 70-71, 71-72, 76, 82, 84, 85, 90, 94, 97, 98, 102- 103, 103, 107, 110, 111-112, 113, 115, 116, 119, 134, 139-140, 148, 151, 157, 162-163, 164, 165-166, 168, 175, 181, 183, 188, 191, 192-193, 195, 200-201, 204, 206-207, 212, 215, 220, 225, 231, 236, 238, 241, 243, 249-250, 254, 259, 263-264, 271, 273, 276, 277-278, 284, 286, 291-292, 295, 296-297, 305, 306, 309-310, 313, 314, 321, 324, 327, 332-333, 336, 340, 342, 345, 349-350, 355, 360-361, 365-366, 370-371, 375, 377-378, 379, 388, 390, 391, 393, 396, 399, 406, 408, 415, 419-420, 424, 426, 439-440, 446, 447-448, 452-453, 462, 465, 469, 478, 489, 493-494, 500, 502-503, 509, 520-521, 521-522, 525, 527, 532)
  • Doxat & Divitt, of London (80-81, 86-87)
  • Ehrenzeller, J.J., & Co., of St Gallen, Switzerland (300-301)
  • Eykins, Browning & Co., of London (532)
  • Fazy, John, & Co., of London (55, 56, 59-60, 113-114, 155, 209, 218-219)
  • Finlay, K., of London (405)
  • Fisher, John, & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (11-12)
  • Fletcher, George, of Liverpool, Lancs (394, 400)
  • Friedheim, F., of Berlin, Germany (268, 299, 343, 351-352, 437-438)
  • Garforth, James B., of Coniston, Nr Skipton, Yorks (466-467)
  • Gee, Loft & Co., of Hull, Yorks (99, 105, 125, 127, 230, 233- 234, 265, 278, 316-317, 435, 441, 444, 450-451, 457-458, 479-480, 513, 516, 522, 529)
  • Goldschmidt, B.A., & Co., of London (196, 197, 234-235, 427, 441-442, 451-452, 472, 484, 512, 524, 533)
  • Guest, Richard, of Leigh, Lancs (145, 152, 198, 214, 277)
  • Hagedorn, J.P.H., of London (44, 159, 284-285, 418-419, 458)
  • Hamilton & McConnell, of Belfast, Ireland (6, 10, 25, 33, 42, 65, 77, 108-109, 121-122, 133-134, 142-143, 166-167, 181, 193- 194, 213, 224, 241-242, 253, 257-258, 285, 290, 318, 323, 333- 334, 341-342, 369, 373-374, 381-382, 390-391, 395, 404-405, 422- 423, 442, 448-449, 499, 500, 508, 531-532, 534)
  • Hamilton, Hill, of Belfast, Ireland (93)
  • Hamilton, James, of 37 Old Broad Street, London (155, 164- 165, 494, 498)
  • Hannay, George, of Bangor, Ireland (356)
  • Harrison, John, of 12 Pall Mall, Manchester, Lancs (376-377)
  • Heginbottom, James, of Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancs (176, 186, 232)
  • Hentsch, Blanc & Co., of Paris, France (471-472, 506)
  • Hibberson, J. & R., of Manchester, Lancs (42)
  • Holt, David, of Manchester, Lancs (44)
  • Houldsworth, H. (471)
  • How, John & Thomas, of Green Castle, Belfast, Ireland (6, 7, 183-184, 211, 234, 289)
  • Hughes & Duncan (177)
  • Hughes, George, of Manchester, Lancs (28)
  • Hunter, John & William, of Belfast, Ireland (242-243, 285- 286, 291, 295-296, 315, 339, 364, 368-369, 382-383, 387-388, 393, 398-399, 413-414, 420-421, 422, 448, 459-460, 476, 487-488, 492- 493, 499, 508-509, 520, 525, 527, 533-534)
  • Jameson & Aders, of London (201, 286-287, 328, 508)
  • Johnson, Francis, of Belfast, Ireland (14, 226-227, 243, 311)
  • Johnson, William, of Edensor, Derbs (120)
  • Joly, Samuel, & Son, of St Quentin, France (145-146)
  • Jordan, Francis, & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (106, 171, 255, 356-357)
  • Juvalta, Wolfgang, of London (85)
  • Kearsley & Bower, of Liverpool, Lancs (347, 361-362, 363, 364-365, 366, 367-368, 385, 386, 410-411, 412, 413, 421, 445, 454-455, 460, 462, 463-464, 474-475, 484, 490-491, 497-498, 500, 503, 526, 528, 533)
  • Lang, John, of Liverpool, Lancs (301, 303, 330, 359, 413, 421-422, 425, 463, 532-533)
  • Le Bland, of Cheapside, London (40)
  • Lemme, John Louis, & Co., of Antwerp, Belgium (245-246)
  • Levin, William & James, of London (17-18)
  • Looser, Elie, & Co., of St Gallen, Switzerland (482-483)
  • Lowe, John, of 5 Jeffery Square, London (512)
  • McNab, Archibald, & Co., of Glasgow, Scotland (12-13)
  • McGavin, Robert, & Co., of Glasgow, Scotland (1-2, 4-5, 8-9, 10, 13-14, 23, 27, 29, 32, 36-37, 39, 43, 46, 47, 48-49, 52, 53- 54, 57, 59, 62, 68-69, 71, 75-76, 81-82, 83, 89-90, 91, 93, 96, 98, 102, 103, 107-108, 109, 112-113, 114-115, 116-117, 119, 122- 124, 127, 128-129, 134-135, 135-136, 139, 140-141, 143-144, 147- 148, 152, 156-157, 161, 163-164, 165, 167-168, 172, 175, 177-178, 182, 187, 191, 192, 195, 200, 204, 207, 212-213, 220, 221, 223- 224, 230-231, 235, 238-239, 240-241, 242, 249, 252-253, 257, 261, 263, 269-270, 272-273, 275-276, 282, 292, 296, 303-304, 309, 312- 313, 314-315, 322-323, 324, 326-327, 329, 336, 340-341, 344-345, 348-349, 350-351, 354, 357-358, 359-360, 365, 370, 374-375, 377, 380, 384, 389-390, 395, 399-400, 402-403, 406-407, 408, 409-410, 414, 416, 419, 423-424, 424-425, 427-428, 428-430, 433, 436-437, 439, 440-441, 446-447, 452, 460-461, 464-465, 468-469. 469-470, 471, 473, 476-477, 488, 493, 501, 504, 505-506, 509-510, 512, 514-515, 518, 520, 521, 524, 525-526, 530, 533)
  • McGhie, John, of Castle Hill, Dumfries, Scotland (106, 118, 120, 386)
  • Magnus & Veit, of Hamburg, Germany (335)
  • Masterman, Peters, Mildred & Co., of London (51)
  • Massey, James, of Liverpool, Lancs (496)
  • Mather, Henry, & Co., of Warrington, Lancs (145)
  • Mellor, John, of Holymoorside, Derbs (6-7, 8, 17, 22, 26, 29, 38, 43, 47, 60-61, 67, 73, 86, 92-93, 96, 98, 100, 104, 107, 111, 120-121, 122, 124-125, 132, 136, 139, 141, 143, 150, 158, 164, 172-173, 174, 182, 185, 188, 194, 196-197, 201, 202, 214-215, 221, 245, 251, 253-254, 268-269, 277, 297, 305, 316, 328-329, 373, 379-380, 383, 407, 412, 426, 440, 458-459, 474, 477, 481, 503-504, 507, 514, 518, 530)
  • Milner, Dennis, of London (417-418)
  • Morgan, John, of Liverpool, Lancs (4)
  • Moxon & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (362)
  • Norris, Thomas, & Co., of London (38-39)
  • Old Quay Navigation, of Manchester, Lancs (265-266)
  • Pariente, Joshua (51, 145)
  • Pearson, Benjamin, of Brough, Derbs (158, 166, 169, 174, 200, 205, 226, 249, 283, 303, 331, 334-335, 352-353, 357, 385, 394, 398, 400-401, 453, 494-495, 523)
  • Pearson, John, of Hull, Yorks (78-79, 88, 128, 138-139, 141, 293, 305-306, 317, 333, 369-370, 375-376)
  • Peel, Robert, of Liverpool, Lancs (252)
  • Pickfords, of Manchester, Lancs (55-56, 61)
  • Police, Commissioners of (486)
  • Railton, John, & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (416-417)
  • Railton, Joseph, of London (190)
  • Rapp, John, of London (18-19, 21-22, 160, 184-185, 492)
  • Rathbone, Hodgson & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (3, 22, 142, 191, 224, 235-236, 266, 279, 295, 310, 313, 353, 354-355, 358, 381, 431-432, 506)
  • Ratton, J.L., & Joly, of London (47-474, 489-490)
  • Reid, James, of Belfast, Ireland (211, 223)
  • Richardson, Ralph & Thomas, of Dublin, Ireland (105, 150, 167, 170-171, 240, 255, 262-263, 315, 346, 367)
  • Roberts, Richard, of Half Moon Court, Manchester, Lancs (41)
  • Rochdale Canal Warehouse, Lancs (237)
  • Saaling & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (267)
  • Sadler, James, High Legh, Ches (272, 296)
  • Salomon, Nathans, of Berlin, Germany (24, 161, 280-281, 288- 289, 329-330, 401-402, 454, 484-485, 517, 526, 535)
  • Sandford, B. & W., of Manchester, Lancs (169, 464)
  • Scholes, Birch & Co. (261)
  • Sheldon, Cass & Co., of London (61)
  • Simms, R.E., of Liverpool, Lancs (16-17, 80, 157-158, 160, 186, 214, 258, 342)
  • Simon & Co., of London (344)
  • Smith & Massey, of Liverpool, Lancs (8, 20-21, 27-28, 31, 33- 34, 35, 39, 66, 67-68, 69, 83, 86, 90-91, 92, 101-102, 104-105, 109, 125, 132-133, 137, 150-151, 153-154, 155-156, 159, 162, 170, 171-172, 173, 173-174, 174, 176-177, 182-183, 187 194, 197-198, 199, 202-203, 203, 206, 210, 222-223, 226, 228-229, 239-240, 241, 244, 247-248, 250-251, 260-261, 264, 271, 272, 283, 302, 306-307, 322, 332, 372, 411)
  • Smith & Wardlaw, of Glasgow, Scotland (271-372)
  • Southern, Radford & Brother, of Hull, Yorks (481-482)
  • Spitta, Molling & Co., of London (4, 17, 26, 34-35, 45, 53, 54-55, 59, 62, 63-64, 76-77, 94-95, 110, 117, 120, 130, 208-209, 209-210, 216-218, 280, 290-291, 335, 442-443, 456)
  • Sprüngli, Nicholas, of St Gallen, Switzerland (100, 107-108, 126-127)
  • Stevenson, Oswald, & Co., of Glasgow, Scotland (24-25)
  • Stewart, William, of Liverpool, Lancs (184, 211-212)
  • Strutt, W.G. & J., of Derby (220-221, 237, 273, 283, 339, 346-347, 355-356, 362-363, 383-384, 384-385, 389, 391, 408-409, 432, 433-434, 438, 461-462, 467, 498, 504-505, 515)
  • Suffern, Murray & George, of Belfast, Ireland (2, 11, 14-15, 206, 223, 248, 298, 310, 334, 338-339, 353, 316, 376, 497)
  • Taylor, Hanbury & Co., of London (188-189)
  • Taylor, John, & Co., of London (197, 332, 466)
  • Thompson, Joseph, of Bolton, Lancs (300, 331)
  • Thornley, John, & Co., of Clayton Colliery (222)
  • Tomkies, John, & Son, of Shrewsbury, Salop (131, 135, 227, 354, 524)
  • Towle, Thomas, John & Benjamin, of Draycott, Derbs (16, 26- 27, 30, 31, 41, 45, 61, 65, 70, 75, 82, 87, 93-94, 96-97, 115- 116, 117-118, 118-119, 121, 122, 128, 130, 131, 133, 141, 144- 145, 147, 150, 152-153, 154-155, 163, 168, 169-170, 173, 175-176, 178, 180-181, 188, 198, 202, 205, 207, 214, 221, 237-238, 251, 259-260, 267, 276, 298-299, 305, 307-308, 311, 312, 315, 330-331, 348, 350, 361, 363, 366, 371, 372, 376, 376, 378, 392, 393, 394- 395, 397, 409, 437, 453, 461, 465-466, 468, 483-484, 487, 511, 523-524, 531)
  • Vanaken, Francis, of London & Ghent, Belgium (60, 65-66)
  • Ward, Bretle & Ward, of Belper, Derbs (337, 347, 383, 385- 386, 449, 454)
  • Weniger, Michael, of St Gallen, Switzerland (178-179, 231- 232, 255-256, 274-275, 287-288, 319-320, 324-325, 352, 378-379, 386-387, 404, 434-435, 443-444, 449-450, 456-457, 478-479, 485- 486, 501-502, 507, 510-511, 515, 523, 528)
  • White & Kerr, of Glasgow, Scotland (521)
  • Whiteley, John, & Sons, of Halifax, Yorks (230, 337, 413)
  • Widdopp, William, of Halifax, Yorks (207-208)
  • Wilson & Co., of London (3, 45, 67, 327-328)
  • Woodcroft, James, of London (49-50, 74, 95, 149)
  • Wynard, Fink, of 7 Circus Minories, London (72-73, 88-89)
  • Unidentified (251)