Letter Book

Scope and Content

Copies of letters sent from McConnel & Co. to various individuals. The recipients are listed below, with page numbers given in brackets. Some of the letters in this volume are faded.

  • Ackroyd, James, of Halifax, Yorks (41)
  • Addison, E., of Leicester (71)
  • Ador, Dassein, & Co., of Geneva, Switzerland (41, 121, 152, 321)
  • Bain, of Altona, Germany (57, 123, 197, 262, 332)
  • Bell, John, & Co., of Belfast (7, 15, 35, 61, 78, 93, 105, 118, 175, 186, 197, 217, 225, 258, 261, 280, 285, 315, 321, 333)
  • Bellairs, G., of Leicester (141, 249, 254, 292, 315, 340, 345)
  • Bishop, of Nottingham (211)
  • Bolton, Ogden & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (48, 63, 94, 99)
  • Boulton & Watt, of Soho, Birmingham, Warw (12, 128-129, 343)
  • Bower, William, of Liverpool, Lancs (3, 8, 13, 23, 33, 35, 39, 52, 59, 65, 67, 77, 80, 84, 92, 100-101, 102, 106, 125, 131, 132, 134, 136, 124, 149, 156, 165, 167, 168, 169, 177, 183, 202, 208, 210, 227, 234, 238, 239, 246, 252, 266, 269, 274, 288, 294, 301, 306, 318, 339)
  • Bown, Thomas, of Hunt Bridge, Matlock, Derbs (20, 38, 62, 119, 124, 139, 175, 192, 220, 227, 242, 277, 291, 301, 311)
  • Braddock, W., of Oldham, Lancs (133)
  • Bridgett & Co., of Derby (250, 277, 284, 306, 313, 324, 336, 339, 341)
  • Brigs, R., of Belfast, Ireland (217, 246, 255, 291, 324)
  • Brown & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (146, 154)
  • Buckley, E., & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (191, 195, 197, 204, 211, 217, 226, 229, 261, 272, 296, 299, 304, 317, 318, 328, 334)
  • Cameron, W., of Liverpool, Lancs (184, 218, 256, 290)
  • Cartledge, Samuel, of Nottingham (137, 216, 223, 236, 271, 273, 277, 304, 316, 323, 334, 341)
  • Cocker & Higgins, Machine Makers, of Manchester, Lancs (264)
  • Courvoisier, Auguste, & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (338, 343)
  • Dawson, Robert, of Gauxholme, Lancs (141)
  • Dechapeaurouge & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (70, 75, 90, 103, 144, 147, 155, 180, 201, 205, 224, 233, 273, 305)
  • Donner, C.F., of Brussels, Belgium (71, 190, 207, 330)
  • Dulhelm, J. (128)
  • Dunn, Robert, of Dumfries, Scotland (143)
  • Enderby, Samuel, & Son, of London (32)
  • Evans, Walter, & Co., of Derby (12, 15, 21, 32, 34, 42, 74, 82, 100, 109, 113, 118, 129, 133, 137, 143, 159, 164, 166, 172, 176, 199, 203, 209, 213, 221, 229, 231, 236, 242, 243, 247, 252, 257, 270, 272, 278, 282, 297, 302, 308, 315)
  • Fearne, Charles, of Conde, France (38-39, 104, 170, 188, 194, 268, 320)
  • Fisher, James, & Co., of Nottingham (97)
  • Gee, Loft & Co., of Hull, Yorks (59, 62, 86, 140, 191, 198, 206, 214, 220, 225, 230, 261, 263, 300, 330, 338)
  • Gill, George, of Nottingham (4-5, 15, 16, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27, 33, 42, 50, 56, 69, 82, 86, 87, 93, 94, 95, 97, 99, 107, 122, 124, 126, 130, 146, 153, 154, 157, 163, 168, 169, 177, 178, 182, 187, 190, 195, 204, 208, 210, 212, 213, 216, 221, 226, 228, 231, 232, 235, 237, 242, 244, 252, 254, 255, 258, 259, 263, 265, 267, 271, 278, 283, 286, 292, 293, 299, 302, 303, 315, 322, 335, 337, 339, 340, 346, 347)
  • Gladstone, Ogilvy & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (237)
  • Gray, E., of Manchester, Lancs (85)
  • Green & Wallroth, of London (47, 72, 210, 227, 219, 345)
  • Harrison, Joseph, of Liverpool, Lancs (1, 2, 107, 150, 160, 259)
  • Hart, W., of Nottingham (30)
  • Heywood Brothers & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (3, 90, 111, 148-149, 185, 207, 250, 276)
  • Hind, Richard, Timber Merchant, of Liverpool, Lancs (84)
  • Hindley, J.H., of Liverpool, Lancs (7, 256)
  • Hunter, John & William, of Belfast, Ireland (8, 28, 42, 73, 82, 87, 93, 106, 117, 130, 157, 172, 174, 184, 198, 221, 245, 251, 262, 276, 297, 307, 309, 317, 327)
  • Ibbotson & Roebuck, of Globe Works, Sheffield, Yorks (96, 235)
  • Jackson, John, & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (201, 203)
  • Kennedy, James (69)
  • Lascelles, James, of Leeds, Yorks (96, 155)
  • Leach & Corbett, of Friday Street, London (31)
  • Longsdon, John & William, of Charleston, U.S.A. (282)
  • McConnell, William, of Belfast, Ireland (9, 48, 73, 110, 123, 160, 161-162, 174, 180, 248, 272, 292, 299, 308, 324, 335, 344)
  • McGavin, Robert, & Co., of Glasgow, Scotland (2, 6, 11, 18, 22, 26, 29, 30, 36, 43, 45, 51, 56, 73, 78, 83, 91, 92, 101, 108, 109, 120, 127, 130, 131, 138, 145, 153, 158, 164, 171, 173, 179, 185, 192, 199, 200, 205, 209, 212, 215, 222, 223, 230, 233, 240, 241, 245, 248, 253, 259, 262, 269, 279, 280, 287, 293, 297, 301, 305-306, 312-313, 314, 315, 326, 337, 346, 348)
  • Magistrates, of Manchester, Lancs (260)
  • Mainoir, Charles, & Co., of Geneva, Switzerland (37, 151, 325)
  • Mallow, N., of Genoa, Italy (98, 112, 189, 199, 264, 290)
  • Mellor, Joseph, of Holymoorside, Derbs (17, 30, 50, 61, 120, 223)
  • Mellor, Joseph (326, 338)
  • Milne, John, Coroner, of Manchester, Lancs (249)
  • Molyneux, Anthony L., of Savannah, U.S.A. (281)
  • Molyneux, Edward, of Liverpool, Lancs (51)
  • Moring & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (61, 218)
  • Moro, N.M., of Genoa, Italy (6, 76)
  • Muston, P.J., & Co., of Genoa, Italy (117)
  • New Quay Company (64)
  • Nightingale Grocer's Company (1, 4, 5, 10, 14, 16, 17, 22, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 36, 43, 46, 53, 58, 63, 66, 72, 74, 76, 79, 81, 83, 87, 89, 95, 102, 105, 108, 116, 118, 119, 125, 127, 131, 132, 136, 140, 145, 147, 151, 156, 158, 161, 163, 171, 172, 174, 178, 179, 183, 186, 189, 193, 195, 198, 200, 204, 208, 209, 211, 213, 216, 218, 224, 229, 234, 239, 241, 245, 247, 251, 255, 256, 257, 260, 266, 267, 270, 275, 280, 281, 284, 285, 287, 294, 296, 300, 307, 308, 311, 314, 317, 322, 325, 328, 329, 336, 341, 345, 347)
  • Ogden, Ferguson & Co., of New York, U.S.A. (52, 66, 89)
  • Ormrod, Oliver, of Bolton, Lancs (182, 283, 291)
  • Ormrod, Taylor & Swan, of Bolton, Lancs (86, 191)
  • Parker, Robert, of Nottingham (19, 40, 44)
  • Peel, Robert, of Lightcliffe, Nr Halifax, Yorks (115)
  • Perkins & Heath, of Fleet Street, London (318, 347)
  • Pickfords, of Manchester, Lancs (103)
  • Pritchard, T. & T., of London (32, 37)
  • Reid, James, of Belfast, Ireland (316)
  • Reimann, F.W., of Berlin, Germany (60, 219, 332)
  • Robinson, James, of Chesterfield, Derbs (9, 122-123)
  • Salomon, Nathans, of Berlin, Germany (55, 196, 243, 263, 333)
  • Schadow, Julius, of Berlin, Germany (40, 214, 304)
  • Schreiber, Hoffmann & Hulme, of London (49)
  • Smith (126, 329)
  • Sprüngli, Nicholas, of London (13, 25, 70, 79, 85, 138, 181, 219, 225, 228, 298, 309)
  • Staker Brothers, of Hamburg, Germany (114)
  • Stuart, William (288, 295)
  • Taylor, Hindle & Co., of Bolton, Lancs (113, 187, 319)
  • Tempest, Thomas, of Little Eaton Mill, Derby (47, 58, 166, 173, 192, 240, 248, 289, 313, 323)
  • Trapmann, Lewis, of Charleston, U.S.A. (10, 53-54, 67-68, 289, 295)
  • Watson, Joseph, of Manchester, Lancs (5, 21, 28, 29, 55, 58, 65, 77, 88, 110, 112, 125, 144, 148, 150, 202, 203, 222, 236, 265, 307, 344)
  • Weniger, Michael, of St Gallen, Switzerland (14, 46, 81, 116, 139, 159, 181, 196, 206, 232, 251, 268, 274, 296, 311, 331)
  • Weyermann, Gaspard, of St Gallen, Switzerland (332)
  • Whiteman, James, of Crich, Derbs (91, 310)
  • Whitham, Mr, of Sheffield, Yorks (48, 60)
  • Withington, H. (238)
  • Unidentified/faded (88, 134-135, 162, 176, 184, 186, 215, 275, 283, 303, 316, 319, 327, 329, 336, 342, 344)