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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 08942
Date: [28 January 1879?][1]
Author: Albert Wigan[2]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: PD/Ms[3]


THE GREAT NORTHERN COAL OWNERS' COMPANY,
OFFICES: 16, PANCRAS ROAD, KING'S CROSS.

MR. J. A. McNiel [sic] Whistler
BOUGHT OF ALBERT WIGAN, MANAGER,

[on left:] DELIVERED FOR CASH ONLY.

[on right:] BANKERS: LONDON & COUNTY BANK.

1878 & 9

DATE TONS CWT DESCRIPTION PRICE PER TON £ S D
Dec 3 2   Kitchen @ 19/6 1 19 0
  "    "   12 [Sho?] Coke     14 0
Jany 1   12     "      " -   15 0
  "    " 2   Kitchen @ 21/- 2 2 0
  "    28 2       " @ 23/- 2 6 0
  "   "   12 Coke         15  0 
        £ 8  11  0 

 

TRUCK LOADS TO ANY STATION IN THE COUNTRY.


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Notes:

1.  [28 January 1879 ?]
This is the last date on the account. JW petitioned to be declared bankrupt in January and was declared 'insolvent' on 6 May 1879. The document came with JW's bankruptcy papers to James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more].

2.  Albert Wigan
Albert Wigan, coal merchant, of the Great Northern Coal Owners' Company [more].

3.  ALS
'193' written in another hand in a circle, to the right of 'Whistler'. The legal documents kept by James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more] on each case were numbered.