'The Alders' Davenport - Account Book - Page 9

The Alders Account book information | Davenport Station Homepage

Aug - Dec 1901

'Subscription to Hazel Grove show' refers to the annual horticultural show at which gardeners displayed their products for judging. The 'Chrysanthemum Sow' also gets a subscription.

November 5th was celebrated with 8/6d worth of fireworks.

Repairs to carriage cost £1.11.6, but then at the end of the year a new bay horse (£44.2.0) and a new brougham carriage (£116.15.0) were obtained. The new brougham was brought from Derby by train (see next page.)