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William Smith (Liverpool)

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of 61/63 Norfolk St, Liverpool

William Smith was a paper stock, metal and general merchant. Home address: 78 Gregson St Everton.

1881 Listed as William Smith, Marine Store Dealer at 61-63 Norfolk Street. He also repaired and mended sacks etc.

Smith's premises in Norfolk Street started in 1881 a 4-storey warehouse. In 1882 a 2-storey extension was built along Simpson Street and what was the lower part of Brick Street. W

1885 Smith became bankrupt, while living in apartments at 30 Great George Square.

See here for the source of the above information, with maps and excellent photos.[1]

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  1. [1] Proposed redevelopment of William Smith warehouse, Norfolk St, Liverpool, blog 'Liverpool1207'