Document referenceDXCV/1
Level of description Item
TitleBiddle & Biddle, Biddle, and Insole & Biddle, timber, brick and coal merchants, Cardiff
Date1827-1830
BackgroundThe day book relates to the accounts of Biddle & Biddle, a firm run by Richard and John Biddle dealing mainly in timber. This became bankrupt in Mar 1828 when Richard Biddle switched to the coal trade and was succeeded in about Oct 1829 by the partnership of Insole & Biddle. The partnership of George Insole and Richard Biddle was dissolved 1 Jan 1831.
DescriptionDay to day account book of timber sale of Biddle & Biddle Jun 1827-Jan 1828 (probably continuing lost accounts for this firm); timber and coal sales of Biddle Feb-May 1829; and timber and coal sales of Insole & Biddle Apr-Sep 1830, specifying details of quantities, prices, customers and their occupations; exhibited to bankruptcy commissioners, 1829, 1831)
Extent1 volume
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