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.

  • Aubrey, G.E., of Manchester, Lancs (204)
  • Bain, of Altona, Germany (20, 76, 115)
  • Barker, Lees, Jones & Co., of Bolton, Lancs (110, 145, 151)
  • Bell, John, & Co., of Belfast, Ireland (43, 94, 121, 124, 149, 179, 206, 207, 218, 228, 243, 276-277, 301, 313, 332, 342, 354)
  • Bentley, William, of Liverpool, Lancs (28)
  • Boulton & Watt, of Soho, Birmingham, Warw (104)
  • Bowden, Thomas, of Halshaw Moor, Lancs (161, 166)
  • Bower, William, of Liverpool, Lancs (4, 7, 8, 9, 13, 17, 20, 28, 29, 30, 34-35, 39, 58, 72, 74, 77, 79, 81, 85, 88, 95, 97, 102, 108, 112, 113, 118, 126, 131, 136, 150, 185, 203, 204, 207, 216, 217, 220, 222, 227, 231, 232, 235, 236, 238, 241, 242, 249, 251, 253, 257, 261, 263, 272, 287, 289, 296, 298, 302, 304, 310, 311, 315, 319, 323, 336, 346, 347-348, 351, 359)
  • Brigs, R., of Belfast, Ireland (56, 101, 122, 180, 310)
  • Buckley, E., & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (14, 23, 59, 75, 102, 109, 115, 162, 249, 272, 288, 325, 354)
  • Cameron, M., of Liverpool, Lancs (100, 181, 309)
  • Cartledge, Samuel, & Son, of Nottingham (6, 10, 17, 32, 36, 41, 44, 49, 52, 55, 63, 67, 72, 80, 83, 84, 92, 95, 98, 105, 109, 112, 117, 119, 121, 123, 125, 133, 137, 143, 146-147, 152, 156, 162, 164, 167, 168, 172, 173, 175, 178, 182, 186, 195, 198, 203, 215, 219, 228, 230, 234, 240, 248, 254, 258, 265, 268, 276, 279, 284, 285, 292, 295, 303, 305, 311, 316, 327, 334, 342, 346, 356, 358, 364, 367)
  • Churchwardens and Overseers of the poor, of Manchester, Lancs (94, 289)
  • Courvoisier, Auguste, & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (19, 104, 166, 274)
  • Dechapeaurouge & Co., of Hamburg, Germany (27)
  • Dobson, J. & B., of Bolton, Lancs (36-37)
  • Duckworth, Denison & Humphreys, of Manchester, Lancs (236)
  • Duffield, John, of Charleston, U.S.A. (106)
  • Evans, Walter, & Co., of Derby (24, 34, 40, 78, 271, 304, 307, 318, 327, 330, 337, 339, 343, 352, 355, 358, 362)
  • Fritsch, M., & Son (60, 111, 256, 290, 353)
  • Gas Directors, of Manchester, Lancs (137)
  • Gee, Loft & Co., of Hull, Yorks (18, 24, 59, 77, 102, 110, 116, 164, 164, 257, 272, 291, 354)
  • Gill, George, of Nottingham (2, 4, 6, 10-11, 13, 16, 21, 25, 29, 30-31, 33, 37-38, 41, 44, 46, 47, 48, 52, 53, 54, 56, 58, 61, 63, 64-65, 66, 68, 70, 71, 73, 77, 80, 82, 84, 86, 88, 90, 92, 93, 96, 98, 101, 105, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113-114, 117, 119, 121, 122, 123, 126, 129, 130, 132, 133-134, 138, 139, 142, 143, 152, 154, 156, 157, 159-160, 163, 167, 168-169, 171, 173, 174, 176, 183, 185, 187, 189, 190, 193-194, 196, 197, 199, 201, 205, 208- 209, 211-212, 216-217, 220-221, 224-225, 225-226, 229, 231, 233, 235-236, 237, 239, 241, 243, 245, 248-249, 251, 253, 258, 264, 269, 273, 279, 282, 283, 286, 292, 294, 303, 308, 312, 314, 316- 317, 318, 322, 326, 330, 333, 338-339, 343, 344, 350, 355, 357, 361, 365, 368, 370)
  • Gorton, F., of London (9)
  • Goudin & Smith, of Charleston, U.S.A. (107, 250)
  • Hadwen, John (255, 275)
  • Hailey, D., of Glasgow, Scotland (260, 277, 295, 307, 318, 321, 328, 336, 358, 369)
  • Harrison, Joseph, of Liverpool, Lancs (196)
  • Henies, Farquhar & Co., of London (128)
  • Heywood Brothers & Co., of Manchester, Lancs (40, 94, 290, 319, 361)
  • Hives & Atkinson, of Leeds, Yorks (47, 50)
  • Hornby, John, of Prescot, Lancs (138)
  • Hughes & Stone, of Little Lever, Lancs (93, 95, 119, 142)
  • Hunt, John (209, 268, 281, 293, 300, 338, 363)
  • Hunter, John & William, of Belfast, Ireland (5, 34, 46, 64, 83, 99, 123, 144, 149, 170, 181, 194, 222, 232, 237, 247, 261- 262, 280, 300, 314, 331, 334, 339, 352, 360, 365, 370)
  • Kay, Matthew, & Sons, of Dewsbury, Yorks (136, 138, 155)
  • Kearsley, John, & Son, of Liverpool, Lancs (1, 60, 142, 161, 180, 308, 333)
  • Kidd, W., of Stockport, Ches (22, 49, 322)
  • Lancashire, clerk of peace for (191)
  • McConnel & Co. (320)
  • McGavin, Robert, of Glasgow, Scotland (2, 12, 26, 42, 51, 62, 69, 78, 82, 89, 96, 103, 116, 120, 127, 130, 135, 140, 141, 144, 148, 153, 157, 158, 159, 165, 169-170, 177, 184, 187, 192, 197, 200, 202, 205, 210, 212, 214, 226-227, 229, 233, 238, 244, 246- 247, 252, 259, 266, 270, 275, 281, 284, 288, 296, 301, 306, 309, 312, 320, 324, 328, 332, 335, 345, 348-349, 357, 359, 365, 366, 369)
  • Magistrates, of Manchester, Lancs (7)
  • Mellor, Joseph, of Well Spring House (57, 74, 132, 188-189)
  • Mills & Elliot, of Nottingham (268)
  • Moore, L.M. (57)
  • Nightingale Grocer's Company (1, 3, 8, 11, 15, 18, 24, 32, 40, 42, 67, 83, 90, 96, 103, 120, 124, 135, 139, 141, 145, 147, 150, 154, 155, 158, 161, 164, 165, 166, 169, 172, 174, 176, 179, 182, 183, 191, 193, 198, 199, 201, 202, 204, 207, 210, 213, 215, 217, 218, 221, 223, 225, 226, 228, 230, 231, 234, 239, 242, 245, 247, 253, 257, 259, 260, 266, 267, 269, 274, 278, 281, 284, 285, 288, 291, 293, 295, 298, 299, 300, 302, 304, 305, 307, 309, 310, 313, 315, 317, 321, 323, 325, 327, 329, 331, 333, 335, 337, 340, 343, 345, 347, 350, 351, 352, 356, 360, 362, 363, 367, 368, 369)
  • Ogden, Ferguson & Co., of New York, U.S.A. (107, 108)
  • Old Quay Company (90)
  • Ormrod, Oliver, & Co., of Bolton, Lancs (118, 161)
  • Police, Commissioners, of Manchester, Lancs (75)
  • Price, Charles, & Co., of London (335)
  • Raines & Porter, of Hull, Yorks (131, 293, 362, 364)
  • Ralph, John, of Hoxton, London (148)
  • Reid, James, of Belfast, Ireland (160, 178, 271, 282)
  • Salomon, Nathans, of Berlin, Germany (15, 76, 115)
  • Schadow, Julius, of Berlin, Germany (60, 111, 256, 291, 353)
  • Schofield, James, of Stalybridge, Ches (91, 203)
  • Shepard (104)
  • Smith, Benjamin, & Sons, of Salford, Lancs (79, 263)
  • Smith, George & J. (97)
  • Smith, Joshua, of Little Moss (206)
  • Swainson, Birleys, Turton & Co., of Manchester & Preston, Lancs (114)
  • Symons, A. De (116, 167)
  • Tan, J. (55)
  • Taylor, Hindle & Co., of Bolton, Lancs (106, 114)
  • Wadsworth, George, of Halifax, Yorks (26)
  • Watson, Joseph, of Manchester, Lancs (19, 27, 54, 59, 75)
  • Weniger, Michael, of St Gallen, Switzerland (22-23, 45, 65, 87, 100, 163, 191, 213, 267, 340)
  • Weyermann, Gaspard, of St Gallen, Switzerland (14, 65, 71, 91, 103, 128, 132, 162, 190, 223, 278, 341)
  • Whitehall, Richard, of Chard, Somerset (224)
  • Wightman, James, of Crich, Derbs (5, 32, 43, 50, 87, 99, 125, 151, 208)
  • Willock (366)
  • Unidentified/faded (68, 99, 200, 297)