Catalogue description W. H. CULLEN, OUTFITTERS, BURY

This record is held by Suffolk Archives - Bury St Edmunds Branch

Details of HC513
Reference: HC513

The deposit consists of business records of W.H. Cullen & Son, outfitters together with personal papers of the Cullen family.

Date: c.1890-1969

Some of these records were formerly listed as HC513/1-38. The old and new reference numbers are given below.


Old reference New reference


HC513/1 HC513/1/2


HC513/2 HC513/4/35


HC513/3 HC513/4/36


HC513/4 HC513/4/37


HC513/5 HC513/2/1


HC513/6 HC513/3/24


HC513/7 HC513/3/29


HC513/8 HC513/3/30


HC513/9 HC513/3/26


HC513/10 HC513/3/27


HC513/11 HC513/3/28


HC513/12-13 HC513/4/23(pt.)


HC513/14 HC513/3/25(pt.)


HC513/15 HC513/1/6


HC513/16 HC513/3/13(pt.)


HC513/17 HC513/3/14


HC513/18 HC513/3/3


HC513/19 HC513/3/8


HC513/20 HC513/3/16


HC513/21 HC513/3/9(pt.)


HC513/22-23 HC513/3/13(pt.)


HC513/24 HC513/4/1


HC513/25 HC513/4/2


HC513/26 HC513/4/3


HC513/27-28 HC513/4/4a-;b


HC513/29-30 HC513/4/6a-;b


HC513/31 HC513/4/10


HC513/32 HC513/4/11


HC513/33 HC513/4/15


HC513/34 HC513/4/17b


HC513/35 HC513/4/18


HC513/36 HC513/4/19a


HC513/37 HC513/4/20


HC513/38 HC513/4/21

Held by: Suffolk Archives - Bury St Edmunds Branch, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Cullen, William Henry, fl 1909, outfitter, of Stourbridge, Worcestershire

Physical description: 4 Series
Immediate source of acquisition:

Acc. Nos. 7169, 9036, 9456, 9850

  • Taunton, Somerset
  • Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Administrative / biographical background:

William Henry Cullen began business in Stourbridge and then moved to Taunton. In 1909 he came to Suffolk to take over the business of Turner & Co at nos. 4 and 5, Butter Market, Bury St. Edmunds. No. 6 was incorporated in about 1917. The business was continued by W.H. Cullen's son William Henry Pearson Cullen and then by the latter's son Henry Albert Cullen until 1982. A second shop was opened in Diss in 1958 and ceased trading in 1990.

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