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Source Information

Ancestry.com. England Commercial Directory, 1816-1817 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003.
Original data: The Commercial Directory, For 1816-17. Mancester, England: Wardle and Pratt, 1816.

About England Commercial Directory, 1816-1817

This database contains the 1816-1817 commercial directory for the British cities listed below. This directory lists the names, trades, and situations of the merchants, manufacturers, and tradesmen in these areas. It also has a list of the London, Country, and Irish bankers, along with tables listing the value of foreign currency in relation to British money. This database could be valuable to researchers with ancestors from these cities because it may provide you with information about their occupations.

Ashton
Barnsley
Birmingham
Bolton
Bradford
Burnley
Bury
Chester
Chorley
Colne
Congleton
Halifax
Huddersfield
Hull
Lancaster
Leeds
Leek
Liverpool
Macclesfield
Manchester
Oldham
Prescot
Preston
Rochdale
Rotherham
Saddleworth
Sheffield
Stockport
Wakefield
Warrington
Wigan
Wolverhampton
York