Collection AR120 - Ledger for George Richardson, Undertaker

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Ledger for George Richardson, Undertaker


  • 1875-1884 (Creation)

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1 vol

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Contemporary directories list George Richardson, builder and undertaker, at Southbridge Place 1874-1888.

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Transferred from Local Studies Library collection fS70(929)RIC. Original source unknown.

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Accession Number: A416

Ledger for George Richardson, undertaker

Includes name index

Item date: 1875-1884

Accession date: 27/11/1999

Custodial history: Transferred from Local Studies Library collection fS70(929)RIC. Received by LSL in 1978.

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Contains name of deceased, cost and details of funeral, name of person by whom the account was settled. The volume includes a name index for the latter.

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