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1850 Listed in Slater’s Manchester & Salford Directory as coach builders, at Bale Street and 8 Oxford Street.
The 1849 O.S. map  shows a cluster of buildings, which include a 'Coach & Cabinet Manufactory', bounded by Bale Street, Oxford Street, Lower Mosley Street and Hall Street. The site is now occupied by a concrete office block called 'Peter House'.