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Repository: Essex Record Office
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Estate and Family records

Level: Fonds

RECORDS RELATING TO SOUTH-EAST ESSEX

Level: Sub-Fonds

BUSINESS

Level: Series

Business papers of J.R. Brightwell Ltd. of Southend, linendrapers, furnishers, tailors, etc.


 D/DGs B268  Papers and documents   Papers and documents  
Level:Item
Dates of creation1885-1924
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to the appointment of directors and departmental managers, and associated items
 

 D/DGs B269  Papers and documents   Papers and documents  
Level:Item
Dates of creation1909
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to the sale by John Rumbelow Brightwell of Southend, alderman of borough of Southend-on-Sea, of his business of a silk mercer, milliner, outfitters, haberdasher, hosier, dressmaker, glover, dealer in household fittings, draper and general warehouseman, upholsterer and house furnisher, and to formation under the companies (Consolidation) Act, 1908, of the company of John Rumbelow Brightwell Ltd. in 1909
 

 D/DGs B270  Lease (counterpart)   Lease (counterpart)  
Level:Item
Dates of creation1909
Extent1bdl.
Scope and contentLease (counterpart) for 3 years from 29 September of messuage, number 2 Heygate Avenue, Southend, J. R. Brightwell Ltd. to William May of Cambridge, Ronald Park Avenue, Westliciff, tailor and ladies' costumier, 9 September 1909, and associated papers
 

 D/DGs B271  Papers and documents  Papers and documents 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1909-1916
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to letting of parts of messuage number 2 Heygate Avenue, Southend, to Iles and Co. Ltd. of 37 High Street, Southend, land agent, auctioneers, surveyors and architects
 

 D/DGs B272  Memorandum and Articles of Association  Memorandum and Articles of Association 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1909-1916
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentMemorandum and Articles of Association, 1909; notices of ordinary and extraordinary general meetings, 1909-1930; associated papers and correspondence
 

 D/DGs B273  Typescript copy of draft conveyance  Typescript copy of draft conveyance 
Level:Item
Dates of creationc.1909
Extent1
Scope and contentTypescript copy of draft conveyance for £1,450 of messuage, number 2 Heygate Avenue, Southend, William Joseph Chignell, junior, hosier, to John Rumbelow Brightwell, silk mercer both of Southend (9 April 1902)
 

 D/DGs B274  Typescript copy of draft conveyance  Typescript copy of draft conveyance 
Level:Item
Dates of creationc.1909
Extent1
Scope and contentTypescript copy of draft conveyance for £1,300 of messuage on east side of High Street, at corner of Heygate Avenue, Southend, now (1883) used as a post office and in occupation of James Glover as a yearly tenant, Lovell Warren, boot manufacturer, to John Rumbelow Brightwell, draper, both of High Street, Southend (29 December 1883)
 

 D/DGs B275  Typescript copy of draft conveyance  Typescript copy of draft conveyance 
Level:Item
Dates of creationc.1909
Extent2
Scope and contentTypescript copy of (i) draft conveyance for £2,920 of messuage and shop number 32 High Street, Southend, late in occupation of Henry Bartlett, tobacconist and stationer deceased. William Joseph Chignell, junior of Southend, hosier, to John Rumbelow Brightwell of Southend, silk mercer (23 February 1895); (ii) draft agreement relating to party wall (2 April 1895). plan on copy of draft conveyance
 

 D/DGs B276  Draft lease  Draft lease 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1912
Extent1
Scope and contentDraft lease for 3 and half years from 29 September of messuage number 2 Heygate Avenue, Southend, J.R.Brightwell Ltd. to William May of 2 Heygate Avenue, tailor and ladies' costumier
 

 D/DGs B277  Papers and documents  Papers and documents 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1912
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to purchase of dwellinghouses, numbers 3 and 5 High Street, Southend from the trustees of the estate of James Scott of Southend, deceased, hotel proprietor and builder, Including (i) draft conveyance, 9 September; (ii) typescript copy of will of James Scott (made 9 February 1882); (iii) report and valuation by Messrs Talbot and White of Southend, valuers
 

 D/DGs B278  Draft tenancy agreements  Draft tenancy agreements 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1913
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentDraft tenancy agreements and associated papers relating to 2 dwellinghouses and shops called White House, number 11 High Street, Southend (Edward Jones of South Parade Pier, Southsea (Hampshire), catering contractor, landlord) and number 16 High Street, Southend (Arthur David Cotgrove of High Street, Southend, fishmonger, landlord)
 

 D/DGs B279  papers and documents   papers and documents  
Level:Item
Dates of creation1913
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to purchase of part of Royal Hotel, Southend. Including draft agreement for sale between (i) Frederick Francis Ramuz of 8 San Remo Parade, Westcliff, land agent (vendor); (ii) Robert Joseph Hannah of the Royal Hotel, licensed victualler; (iii) Brightwell Ltd. (purchasers). plan on draft agreement
 

 D/DGs B280  Papers and documents   Papers and documents  
Level:Item
Dates of creation1913
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to purchase of coachhouse, stable and manure pit at number 3 Royal Mews, Southend, from Annie Mayes of 3 Royal Terrace, Southend, .from Annie Mayes of 3 Royal Terrace, Southend, widow of Tom Mayes. Including draft conveyance,17 November.
 

 D/DGs B281  Papers and documents  Papers and documents 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1913
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to the purchase of coachhouse and stables, number 4 Royal Mews. Southend, from Emma Ellen Appleby of White Lodge, Southchurch, retired licensed victualler. Including draft conveyance with plan, 3 November
 

 D/DGs B282  Papers and documents  Papers and documents 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1918,1919
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to houses called Wroxham, Northrepps and Fellbrig, all in Westborough Road, Southend, on which John Rumbelow Brightwell had lent £1,000 by way of mortgage
 

 D/DGs B283  Draft lease   Draft lease  
Level:Item
Dates of creation1919
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentDraft lease for 3 years from 24 June of 2 lock-up shops forming part of messuage number 2 Heygate Avenue, Southend, J.R.Brightwell Ltd. to Percy Lionel Small of 84 Boscombe Road, Southend, philatelist, trading as P.L. Jacques, and associated papers
 

 D/DGs B284  Papers and documents  Papers and documents 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1923,1924
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentPapers and documents relating to proposed sale of the business of J. R. Brightwell Ltd.in 1924
 

 D/DGs B285  Typescript copy of mortgage  Typescript copy of mortgage 
Level:Item
Dates of creation1924
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentTypescript copy of mortgage for £10,000 of messuages, shops and yards, numbers 3 and 5 High Street (formerly numbers 2 and 3), and in Royal Mews, Southend, J. R. Brightwell Ltd. to Walter Robert King of 16 Mincing Lane, City of London, chemical manufacturer, and John Rumbelow Brightwell of Southend, silk mercer, and associated papers, including draft transfer ,April 1924
 

 D/DGs B286  Draft lease   Draft lease  
Level:Item
Dates of creation1925
Extent1 bdl.
Scope and contentDraft lease for 5 years from 24 June 1926 of double-fronted dwellinghouse and shop, numbers 2 and 2A Heygate Avenue, Southend, J. R. Brightwell Ltd. to Percy Joseph Barnes and Francis Stuart Barnes (trading as Barnes Brothers) of 2 Heygate Avenue, and associated papers