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. Many of the letters in this volume are badly faded.

  • Alsop, George, of Georgia, U.S.A. (126-127, 146-147, 183, 193)
  • Assur & Seligmann, of Hamburg, Germany (40, 41, 99, 160, 206, 250, 274, 305, 315, 334, 357)
  • Barlow, Samuel, of Parliament Street, Nottingham (246)
  • Bell, John, & Co., of Belfast, Ireland (5-6, 24, 38, 59, 60, 65, 69-70, 86, 92, 110, 119-120, 132-133, 148, 155, 172, 188, 217, 226, 233, 346, 374)
  • Bell, William, of Belfast, Ireland (287, 295-296, 300, 306, 316, 319, 331, 347, 374)
  • Bennett, Joseph, of Hucknall, Notts (6, 10, 28, 36, 121-122)
  • Boulton & Watt [addressed to William Creighton], of Soho, Birmingham, Warw (45-46, 50, 213, 214, 251, 315, 340, 369, 376)
  • Byers, William, & Brigs, Robert, of Belfast, Ireland (68, 92, 105, 124)
  • Cartledge, Samuel, of Nottingham (3, 8, 18, 25, 28, 32, 36- 37, 38, 48, 56, 72, 73, 79, 83, 84, 89, 93, 101, 107, 109, 111, 113, 130, 132, 137, 141, 151, 163, 167, 171, 179, 187, 196, 203, 208, 215, 218, 223, 225, 232, 236, 238, 241, 244, 252, 265, 268, 271, 273, 275, 281, 294, 297, 303, 318, 325, 331, 337, 344, 354, 358, 362, 366, 370, 373, 375, 377, 383, 389, 392, 397)
  • Cleminson, John, of Milnthorpe, Westm (322)
  • Cooke, Comer & Hodgson, of Liverpool, Lancs (283)
  • Courvoisier, Auguste, & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (32, 178, 249, 338)
  • Creighton, Hugh, of Glasgow, Scotland (170)
  • Dalton, William, Timber Merchant, of Liverpool, Lancs (351)
  • Dechapeaurouge & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (4, 23, 26, 53-54, 63, 76, 112, 135, 187, 197-198, 210, 222, 232, 252, 284, 307, 328-329, 347)
  • Delevingue, J.B., of Tournai, France (11, 42, 103, 258)
  • Dempsey & Pickard, of Liverpool, Lancs (19, 33, 43, 49, 98, 108)
  • Eason, James, & Co., of Liverpool, Lancs (123, 186)
  • Eggington, G. & J., of Hull, Yorks (125, 233, 239, 339)
  • Ewing, Robert, of Belfast, Ireland (68)
  • Forbes, Low & Co. (277)
  • Gee, Loft & Co., of Hull, Yorks (1, 17, 22, 30, 41, 48, 54, 62-63, 89, 103, 113, 136, 149, 167, 168-169, 179, 185, 195, 206, 221, 224, 227, 237-238, 244, 253-254, 268, 272, 284, 304, 308, 312, 328, 339, 343-344, 348, 355, 377)
  • Glinz, Peter, of St Gallen, Switzerland (177)
  • Glover, Samuel, of Handford, Staffs (11, 12, 140, 210, 260, 377)
  • Gott, John, of Leeds, Yorks (177, 316)
  • Grafftey, Samuel, of London (279)
  • Groves, John, of Nottingham (364)
  • Hall, Robert, & Son, of Basford, Notts (226, 228, 256, 297, 303, 318, 321, 341, 353, 390, 391)
  • Hamilton & McConnell, of Belfast, Ireland (20, 57, 71, 85, 95, 120, 142, 148, 172, 199, 216, 234, 254, 269, 301, 303, 310, 325, 330, 333, 389)
  • Hargreaves, John, of Manchester, Lancs (368)
  • Harrison, Joseph, of Liverpool, Lancs (9, 60, 82, 86-87, 273, 386)
  • Heath, Son & Furze, of London (38, 149, 189, 258, 259, 264, 280)
  • Hentsch, H., Blanc & Co., of Paris, France (2, 34, 211, 229)
  • Heywood Brothers & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (231, 263, 298)
  • Hind, Richard, Timber Merchant, of Liverpool, Lancs (90, 145, 161, 165, 189, 265, 350)
  • Hodgson, William, of Chorley, Lancs (338)
  • Hottinger & Co., of Paris, France (243, 257, 279, 327, 335, 360, 375, 397)
  • Houldsworth, William, of Charleston, U.S.A. (314, 351, 352)
  • How, John & Thomas, of Belfast, Ireland (25, 62, 91, 95, 118, 194, 327, 360, 388, 395)
  • Hunter, John & William, of Belfast, Ireland (20, 24, 46, 66, 71, 88, 94, 108, 113, 120, 140, 148, 155, 163, 170, 192, 214, 216, 234, 241, 247, 290, 302, 310, 333, 346, 388)
  • Jarratt, Dawson & Hardy, of Low Moor Iron Works, Low Moor, Yorks (194, 207-208, 211, 224, 236, 260, 261)
  • Kearsley & Bower, of Liverpool, Lancs (34, 42, 49, 51, 61, 77, 81, 90, 93, 97, 99, 106, 107, 110, 114, 116, 122, 123, 124, 129, 131, 134, 139, 144, 145, 152, 154, 157, 158, 161, 164, 166, 169, 173, 176, 184, 191, 200, 201, 205, 208, 214-215, 222, 230, 231, 235, 239-240, 243, 245, 249, 255, 269, 280, 281, 285, 288, 289, 290, 293, 296, 299, 320, 330, 335, 359, 366, 371, 376, 378, 381, 391, 398)
  • Keirs & Co., of Madeira & London (276)
  • Lancashire, clerk of the peace for (115)
  • Lancaster, Thomas, of Glasgow, Scotland (78, 175)
  • Longsdon, John & William, of Charleston, U.S.A. (324-325)
  • Looser, Elias, of St Gallen, Switzerland (345)
  • Lowe, John, of London (150)
  • McConockie, William, of Laurieston, Scotland (223)
  • McGavin, Robert, & Co., of Glasgow, Scotland (7, 16, 29-30, 35, 39, 44, 47, 55, 58, 67, 72, 77, 80, 87, 100, 102, 107, 109, 114, 121, 128, 130, 136-137, 142, 143, 151, 156, 162, 166, 171, 174, 180-181, 185, 187, 192, 196, 202, 204, 209, 217, 220, 228, 230, 233, 240, 242, 245, 257, 261, 262-263, 266, 267, 270, 278, 282, 286, 287-288, 289, 291, 292, 297, 301, 309, 312, 321, 326, 332, 337, 342, 350, 352, 353-354, 358, 361, 363, 365, 368, 370, 373, 382, 383, 384, 387, 393)
  • Mahony, Thomas, of Liverpool, Lancs (345, 349, 359)
  • Martindale, Nicholas, of Liverpool, Lancs (65)
  • Matthie, Hugh & Theakstone, of Liverpool, Lancs (8)
  • Mellor, John, of Holymoorside, Derbs (5, 35, 101, 165, 171, 317)
  • Merck, H.J., & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (270)
  • Mills & Butterworth, of Starrin Coal Works, Nr Rochdale, Lancs (323)
  • Milnes, T.B., of Lenton, Nottingham (83, 89, 101)
  • Nightingale, Mark, Agent, of Manchester, Lancs (26, 35, 39, 50, 53, 57, 67, 70, 79, 80, 83, 84, 91, 104, 105, 106, 109, 115, 118, 119, 133, 135, 138, 143, 157, 162, 173, 184, 188, 191, 195, 200, 201, 202, 204, 209, 218, 219, 227, 228, 235, 242, 246, 255, 256, 262, 266, 278, 282, 285, 291, 293, 298, 303, 306, 309, 314, 317, 320, 322, 326, 329, 331, 335, 341, 348, 349, 363-364, 365, 371, 372, 379, 384, 390, 392)
  • Norris, Mr, of Basford, Notts (203)
  • Novelli, Caselli & Co., of Genoa, Italy (295)
  • Old Quay Company (308)
  • Pieschell & Schreiber, of London (264, 283)
  • Plant, Thomas, of Retford, Notts (69, 164, 199, 250)
  • Rathbone & Hodgson, of Liverpool, Lancs (23, 27, 64, 88, 125)
  • Reid, James, of Belfast, Ireland (96)
  • Reimann, F.W., of Berlin, Germany (271)
  • Richardson, Steven, & Co. (319)
  • Romer, J.J., of London (334, 343)
  • Rougemont & Behrends, of London (26)
  • Rutherford, John, of London (10)
  • Salomon, Nathans, of Berlin, Germany (40, 52, 98, 159, 160, 207, 248, 275, 294, 305, 311, 336, 356)
  • Savage, Benjamin, of London (219)
  • Scover & Acomb, of Nottingham (247)
  • Schofield, Samuel, Stone Dealer, of Southowram, Yorks (31, 40, 64)
  • Sharp, Thomas, & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (12)
  • Simms, R.E., of Liverpool, Lancs (104)
  • Smith, Isaac, of Liverpool, Lancs (198)
  • Southern, Radford & Brother, of Hull, Yorks (14)
  • Speakman, John, of Savannah, U.S.A. (19, 75-76, 81, 181, 182, 190-191, 313)
  • Sprüngli, Nicholas, of London (254, 349)
  • Stewart, William, of Liverpool, Lancs (91, 95, 119, 193)
  • Strutt, W.G. & J., of Derby (9)
  • Suffern, Murray & George, of Belfast, Ireland (27, 43, 63, 79, 88, 102, 129, 144, 241)
  • Sulzberger & Co., of St Gallen, Switzerland (13)
  • Swan Dixon, William, of Liverpool, Lancs (319)
  • Tomkies, John, & Son, of Shrewsbury, Salop (259, 274, 396)
  • Weniger, Michael, of St Gallen, Switzerland (2, 21, 33-34, 44-45, 55, 56, 66, 74, 82, 97, 111-112, 138, 141, 168, 186, 197, 212-213, 220-221, 229, 237, 253, 367, 368, 372, 380, 394-395)
  • Whitehead, William, of Falkirk, Scotland (175)
  • Worthington & Gilbert, of Manchester, Lancs (329, 355)
  • Unidentified/faded (1-4, 13-18, 22, 25, 31, 37, 73, 117, 137, 150, 152-154, 225, 248, 272, 277)