Sugar Refiners & Sugarbakers

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AGFHS Anglo-German Family History Society, publications & indexes.
BRO Bristol Record Office, original documents.
Census HO returns
LMA London Metropolitan Archives, original documents.
Metzner -Shipping Lists Extracts from Len Metzner's Shipping Lists, from PRO HO2 & HO3, 1847-1869. (AGFHS)
Northants CRO Northamptonshire County Record Office, original documents.
PRO ... TNA Public Record Office / The National Archives, Kew, original documents.
TH Tower Hamlets Local History Library, original documents.
   
Adams The Victoria Sugar Refinery, Newcastle-under-Lyme by D W Adams.
B+G Arch Soc - Trans. vol. * Bristol & Gloucestershire Archaeological Society - Transactions Vol [No.].
Chalmin The Making of a Sugar Giant T&L 1859-1989 by Philippe Chalmin; Harwood Academic Publishers, 1990.
Charity Comm. Report Report of Commissioners to inquire concerning Charities in England for the Education of the Poor Act 58 Geo III c 91. 1822.
Cunningham Alien Immigrants to England by W. Cunningham: Frank Cass & Co Ltd, London. 1897.
Deerr History of Sugar (2vols) by Noel Deerr, London: Chapman & Hall. 1949-50.
Fairrie,1 Sugar Refining Families of Great Britain by G Fairrie, London: Tate & Lyle. 1951.
Fairrie,2 Sugar by Fairrie, Liverpool: Fairrie & Co. 1925.
Garbutt 1855-1955: A hundred years of progess - ManbrŽ & Garton Ltd, by J L Garbutt.
Garner Excavations at Chester, 25 Bridge St 2001, Two Thousand Years of Urban Life in Microcosm, by Dan Garner, Chester City Council 2008.
Gill Plymouth: A New History, 1603 to the Present Day, by Crispin Gill, Vol 2.
Hendra In and Around Greenock in 1871 by Leslie Anne Hendra, 2012.
HSA Hamburg State Archives.
Hugill Sugar and All That: a History of Tate & Lyle by Antony Hugill, Gentry Books 1978.
Hutcheson Notes on the Sugar Industry of the United Kingdom by John M Hutcheson, James McKelvie & Son, Greenock, 1901.
Janes & Sayers The Story of Czarnikow, by Hurford Janes & H J Sayers, 1963.
Jones Bristol's Sugar Trade and Refining Industry by Donald Jones, Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol, 1996. ISBN 0 901388 78 5.
Juxon The Journal Of Thomas Juxon, 1644-7 ed by Keith Lindley & David Scott, CUP, 1999.
Kaye Purnell Index Gloucestershire Immigrants to Australia before 1888.
Lewis Essex and Sugar by Frank Lewis, Phillimore & Co Ltd, 1976. ISBN 0 85033 107 2.
London Lives Early London Documents online.
Lyle The Plaistow Story, by Oliver Lyle, Tate & Lyle Ltd, 1960.
Martineau & Eastick Sugar by Martineau & Eastick, Pitman. 1938.
McKinney1 & McKinney2 F A McKinney's Colorado Directories, 1911-4. Transcribed by Jay & De Bond, on-line.
Morris & Cozens Wapping 1600-1800, by Derek Morris & Ken Cozens, The East London History Society, 2009.
O'Connor Liverpool - Our City, Our Heritage, by Freddy O'Connor, Bluecoat Press, 1990.
Pedder Report made to the Beet Sugar Society of Philadelphia, by James Pedder, 1836.
Perry 'The Dundee Sugar House, Seagate, Dundee' by David Perry with contributions by Derek Hall and Richard Jones, in Tayside and Fife Archaeological Journal, vol 19-20 (2013-2014), pp103-18.
Rambaut Huguenot Soc XXV(5)1993 - ... settlers in Dublin, by Philip Marland Rambaut.
Spence London in the 1690s - A Social Atlas by Craig Spence, London 2000.
St George's Ger Luth Ch Regs from registers of St George's German Lutheran Church, Alie St, London.
St Paul's Ger Reformed Ch Regs from registers of St Paul's German Reformed Church, Hooper Square, London.
Stein The French Sugar Business in the 18thC, by Robert Louis Stein, LSUP, 1988.
Travers Chronicles of Cannon St: A few records of an old firm - Joseph Travers and Sons Limited, 1957.
Trebilcock Phoenix Assurance & the Development of British Insurance (2vols) by Clive Trebilcock, Cambridge Univ Press. 1999.
VCH - [County] Victoria County History - [County].
Watson A Hundred Years of Sugar Refining (Love Lane Refinery 1872-1972) by J A Watson, Tate & Lyle Ltd, 1973.
White1 Lancaster - A History by Andrew White, Phillimore, 2003. ISBN 1-86077-244-7.
White2 Life in Georgian Lancaster by Andrew White, Carnegie Publishing, 2004. ISBN 1-85936-102-1.
Wilder A Covenant of Color : Race & Social Power in Brooklyn by Craig Wilder, Columbia Univ Press, 2000.
 

...... Reading List

* Sugar Refining - The Trade & The People ...
History of Sugar (2vols), by Noel Deerr, London: Chapman & Hall. 1949-50.
Notes on the Sugar Industry of the United Kingdom, by John M Hutcheson, James McKelvie & Son, Greenock, 1901.
Sugarbakers - from Sweat to Sweetness, by Bryan Mawer, Anglo-German FHS, 2007. ISBN 0 9547632 3 7.
Sugarbakers - from Sweat to Sweetness, by Bryan Mawer, Anglo-German FHS, 2011. ISBN 978-09547632-7-5.
Sugar Refining Families of Great Britain, by G Fairrie, London: Tate & Lyle. 1951.
Sugar, by Fairrie, Liverpool: Fairrie & Co. 1925.
The Plaistow Story, by Oliver Lyle, Tate & Lyle Ltd, 1960.
Sugar and All That: a History of Tate & Lyle, by Antony Hugill, Gentry Books 1978.
The Making of a Sugar Giant T&L 1859-1989 by Philippe Chalmin; Harwood Academic Publishers, 1990.
Sugar - A Handbook for Planters & Refiners, by Charles Lock, Benjamin Newlands & John Newlands, pub E & F N Spon, London, 1888.
Die Zuckerbacker waren vornehmlich Hannoveraner, by Horst Rossler, 2003.
Sugarbakers, Farmers, Goldminers: From Hanover via London to New Zealand, by Horst Rossler, 2012.
partwork of Transnational Networks - German Migrants in the British Empire, 1670Đ1914, ed. John R. Davis, Stefan Manz, Margrit Schulte Beerbuhl
pub. by Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands. ISBN 978 900 422 3493.
The London Sugar Refiners around 1800, by Walter M Stern, Guildhall Miscellany no.3, 1954.
A Day at a Sugar Refinery, [by G. Dodd], The Penny Magazine no.582, April 1841.
The Useful Arts & Manufactures of Gt Britain - Sugar, Soc of Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1846.
Essex and Sugar, by Frank Lewis, Phillimore & Co Ltd, 1976. ISBN 0 85033 107 2.
Sugar, by Martineau & Eastick, Pitman. 1938. (& earlier editions back to 1910 by Martineau.)
The Story of Sugar, by L A G Strong, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1954.
Henry Tate 1819-1899, by Tom Jones, Tate & Lyle, 1960.
Tate & Lyle Times - Visitors Edition, abt 1955.
Sugar, by J A C Hugill, Cosmo Pub and Tate & Lyle, 1949.
Mr Cube's Roots, Tate & Lyle.
James Duncan - An Enlightened Victorian, by Andrew M Watson, pub Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 2010. ISBN 978-1-906129-33-0.
1855-1955: A hundred years of progress - ManbrŽ and Garton Ltd, by John L. Garbutt, 1955.
ManbrŽ: A hundred years of sugar refining in Hammersmith, 1874-1974, by Jeanne Stoddard, Fulham & Hammersmith Hist. Soc. 1974.
The Story of Czarnikow, by Hurford Janes / H. J. Sayers, Harley, 1963.
The House of Man, by Alan Jenkins, Rainbird, 1985.
Fifty-Six Years in the London Sugar Market, by Gordon D Hodge, 1960.
The Letters of William Freeman, London Merchant 1678-1685, ed. David Hancock, London Record Society 2002.
Chronicles of Cannon St: A few records of an old firm - Joseph Travers and Sons Limited, 1957.
The Journal Of Thomas Juxon, 1644-7, ed by Keith Lindley & David Scott, CUP, 1999.
An account of some of the labours, ... , of John Taylor of York, by John Taylor, Sowle 1710. Gale Ecco Print Edition.
Technology for Sugar Refinery Workers, by Oliver Lyle, Chapman & Hall, 1957.
Cane Sugar, by Noel Deerr, Norman Rodger, 1921.
Sugar Analysis, by Ferdinand G Wiechmann, John Wiley & Son, 1898.
Bristol's Sugar Trade and Refining Industry, by Donald Jones, Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol, 1996. ISBN 0 901388 78 5.
Bristol & Gloucestershire Archaeological Society - Transactions Vols 65, 68, 74, 76, 80, 84, 85.
Bristol and the Sugar Trade, by Alison Grant, Longman, 1981. ISBN 0 582 21724 5.
A Hundred Years of Sugar Refining (Love Lane Refinery 1872-1972) [Liverpool], by J A Watson, Tate & Lyle Ltd, 1973.
The End of a Liverpool Landmark - The Last Years of Love Lane Refinery [Liverpool], by J A Watson, Tate & Lyle Ltd, 1985.
Sales Talk - The Story of the Liverpool Saleroom 1872-1981 [Liverpool], by J A Watson, pub Tate & Lyle PLC, 1986.
Sugar & Spice - Edward Billington & Son Ltd [Liverpool], by John Billington, 1998.
The Victoria Sugar Refinery, Newcastle-under-Lyme (1864-1885), by D.W.Adams, Newcastle-under-Lyme Library.
An Old Minute Book, Edinburgh Sugarhouse Co, 1763 to 1773, by A C Cumming.
'The Dundee Sugar House, Seagate, Dundee' by David Perry with contributions by Derek Hall and Richard Jones, in Tayside and Fife Archaeological Journal, vol 19-20 (2013-2014), pp103-18.
In & Around Greenock in 1871, by Leslie Anne Hendra, 2012. ISBN 978-1477462263.
Sugar for the House, A History of Early Sugar Refining in North West England, by Mona Duggan, Fonthill Media, 2013. ISBN 978-1-78155-040-3.
The participation of Huguenot settlers in Dublin's sugar bakeries in the 18th century, by Philip Marland Rambaut, Huguenot Soc XXV(5) 1993.
R R Angerstein's Illustrated Travel Diary, 1753-5 - Industry in England and Wales from a Swedish Perspective, translated by Torsten & Peter Berg, 2001. ISBN 1-900747-24-3.
The Reminiscences of Doctor John Sebastian Helmcken, 1824-1920, Univ of British Columbia Press, 1975. ISBN 0 7748 0038 0.
Redpath - The History of a Sugar House, by Richard Feltoe, Natural Heritage/Natural History Inc, 1991.
Claus Spreckels - The Sugar King of Hawaii, by Jacob Alder, Univ of Hawaii Press, 1966.
Eat the City [New York], by Robin Stulman, Crown Publishers, NY, 2012. ISBN 978 0 307 71905 8.
South Pacific Enterprise, CSR Co Ltd, pub. Angus & Robertson, 1956.
The French Sugar Business in the Eighteenth Century, by Robert Louis Stein, Louisiana State University Press, 1988. ISBN 0-8071-1434-0.
The Swedish Sugar Company - Cardo - 1907-1982, by Jan Kuuse, IBL AB. ISBN 91 85216 18 6.
Valiant Harvest - The Founding of the South African Sugar Industry, by Robert F Osborn, 1964.
Zuckerraffinerie von Chs de Vos & Co, Itzehoe, by Dr Karin Gröwer, Kreismuseum Prinzeßhof Itzehoe, 2004.
Sweetness and Power, by Sidney W Mintz, Penguin, 1986. ISBN 0 14 00.9233 1.
The Hunger Crop, by Belinda Coote, Oxfam, 1987. ISBN 0 85598 081 8.
Sugar - the Grass that Changed the World, by Sanjida O'Connell, Virgin Books, 2004. ISBN 1 85227 034 9. [Chronologically, the 'before' and 'after' this website.]
The Sugar Casino, by Jonathan Kingsman, 2015. ISBN 978-1-5168-5459-2.
Sugar - A Bittersweet History, by Elizabeth Abbott, Duckworth Overlook, 2009. ISBN 978 0 7156 3878 1.
Art de Rafiner le Sucre, by Duhamel du Monceau (1764), Connaissance et Memories Europeennes, 2000. [in French]
L'Industrie du Sucre, by Louis Figuier, Comedit, 1995. ISBN 2 909 112 35 7. [in French]
Tales of a Sugar Tramp, by Emile C Freeland, Pelican Pub. Co., 1954.
Yali's Question - Sugar, Culture & History, by Frederick Errington & Deborah Gewertz, Univ of Chicago Press, 2004. ISBN 0-226-21746-9.
* For younger readers ...
Sticky Jam - The Story of Sugar, by Meredith Hooper, Walker Books, 2003. ISBN 0 7445 8301 2.
Let's Learn about Sugar, by Maud & Miska Petersham, Harvey House, NY, 1969.
A Sweet Surprise - [a tour of a Louisiana sugarcane mill], by Pamela Folse, 1995.
* History of the Locations ...
Topography of London, by John Lockie, London Topographical Society,1994. (A facsimile of John Lockie's Gazetteer 1813). ISBN 0 902087 39 8. [A must for 'London' researchers]
The A-Z of Restoration London, The London Topographical Soc, 1992. ISBN 0 902087 32 0.
The A-Z of Georgian London, The London Topographical Soc & Harry Margary, 1981. ISBN 0 903541 34 3.
The A-Z of Regency London, The London Topographical Soc & Harry Margary, 1985. ISBN 0 902087 19 3. (Excellent maps by Horwood around 1812 ... even house numbers!.)
The A-Z of Victorian London, The London Topographical Soc & Harry Margary, 1987. ISBN 0 903541 39 4.
Dr. Johnson's London, by Liza Picard, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2000. ISBN 0 297 84218 8. (Regarding London around 1750s)
London : The German Connection, by Kay Mann, KT Publishing, 1993. ISBN 0 9522380 0 4.
London in the 1690s - A Social Atlas, by Craig Spence, London 2000.
The City of London, vol 1, A World of its Own, 1815-1890, by David Kynaston, Chatto & Windus Ltd, 1994. ISBN 0 7011 6094 2.
Hanoverian London 1714-1805, by George RudŹ, Secker & Warburg, 1971. ISBN 436 43700 7.
London in the Age of Industrialisation: Entrepreneurs, labour force and living conditions, 1700-1850, by L D Schwarz, Cambridge University Press, 1992. ISBN 0 521 40365 0.
The London Encyclopaedia, ed. by Weinreb & Hibbert.
London Lanes, by Alan Stapleton, Bodley Head, 1930.
London Alleys Byways & Courts, by Alan Stapleton, Bodley Head, 1925.
Down Thames Street [London], by Mark Rogers, pub. Robert Scott, 1921.
A History of Tower Hamlets, by Colm Kerrigan, Tower Hamlets Community Services, 1982. ISBN 0 902385 06 2.
East End 1888, by William J Fishman, Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd, London, 1988. ISBN 0 7156 2174 2.
The East End of London, by Millicent Rose, The Cresset Press, London, 1951.
Whitechapel 1600-1800, by Derek Morris, The East London History Society, 2011. ISBN 978-0-9564779-1-0.
Wapping 1600-1800, by Derek Morris & Ken Cozens, The East London History Society, 2009. ISBN 978-0-9506258-9-8.
Mile End Old Town 1740-1780, by Derek Morris, The East London History Society, 2002. ISBN 0 9506258 3 3.
Silvertown - An East End Family Memoir, by Melanie McGrath, Fourth Estate, 2002. ISBN 1 84115 142 4.
The Sugar Girls, by Duncan Barrett & Nuala Calvi, Collins, 2012. ISBN 978-0-00-744847-0.
The Small House in Eighteenth Century London, by Peter Guillery, Yale Univ Press. ISBN 0 300 10238 0.
Researching London's Houses, by Colin Thom, Historical Publications, 2005. ISBN 1 905286 00 7.
Liverpool - Our City, Our Heritage, by Freddy O'Connor, Bluecoat Press, 1990. [Superb !]
Liverpool - It all came tumbling down, by Freddy O'Connor, Brunswick Press, 1986.
The Changing Face of Liverpool 1207-1770, Merseyside Archaeoligical Society, 2007. ISBN 0 906479 04 5.
Liverpool - A People's History, by Peter Aughton, Carnegie Publishing Ltd, 2008. ISBN 978-1-85936-161-0.
Plymouth: A New History, 1603 to the Present Day, by Crispin Gill, Vol 2.
Lancaster - A History, by Andrew White, Phillimore, 2003. ISBN 1-86077-244-7.
Life in Georgian Lancaster, by Andrew White, Carnegie Publishing, 2004. ISBN 1-85936-102-1.
The Port of Bristol 1848-84, ed by David Large, Bristol Record Soc, 1984. ISBN 0 901583 05 1.
The Port of Bristol in the Eighteenth Century, by Walter Minchinton, Bristol Historical Assoc, 1962.
* Migration ...
Die Zuckerbacker waren vornehmlich Hannoveraner, by Horst Rossler, 2003.
Germans from Hanover in the British Sugar Industry, 1750-1900, by Horst Rossler, 2007. [part of Migration and Transfer from Germany to Britain 1660-1914, Stefan Manz / Margrit Schulte Beerbuhl / John R Davis (eds.), Prince Albert Research Pubs, vol 3, K G Saur, Munchen, 2007.]
Immigrants and Aliens, by Roger Kershaw & Mark Pearsall, PRO, 2000. ISBN 1 873162 94 4.
Bloody Foreigners, by Robert Winder, Abacus, 2005. ISBN 0 349 11566 4.
Alien Immigrants to England, by W. Cunningham: Frank Cass & Co Ltd, London. 1897.
A History of Germany, by R-H Tenbrock trans. by P J Dine, Longmans, 1968.
German Names, by Hans Bahlow trans. by Edda Gentry, Max Kade Institute, 2002. ISBN 0-924119-35-7.
* Slave Trade ...
Sugar & Slaves (English West Indies 1624-1713), by Richard S Dunn, Jonathan Cape, 1973 (originally Univ of N Carolina Press, 1972). ISBN 0 224 00814 5. [A great read]
The Slave Trade (1440-1870), by Hugh Thomas, Picador, 1997. ISBN 0 330 35437 x.
Knibb, 'the Notorious', Slaves' missionary 1803-1845, by Philip Wright, Sidgwick & Jackson, 1973. ISBN 0 283 97873 3.
The Diligent - A Voyage through the Worlds of the Slave Trade, by Robert Harms. ISBN 0465028713.
Refined White, by Michael Berry, pub. by Australian Sugar Industry Museum, 2000. ISBN 0 9596395 3 5.
Sugar Spices and Human Cargo - An Early Black History of Greenwich, by Joan Anim-Addo, 1996. ISBN 0 904 399 21 4.
Sweet Negotiations - Sugar, Slavery, and Plantation Agriculture in Early Barbados, by Russell R Menard, Uni of Virginia Press, 2006.
Sugar in the Blood, a family's story of Slavery & Empire, by Andrea Stuart, Portobello Books, 2012. ISBN 978 1 84627 0727.
The Trader, The Owner, The Slave, by James Walvin, Vintage Books, London 2007. ISBN 9780712667630.
* Insurance ...
Phoenix Assurance & the Development of British Insurance (2vols), by Clive Trebilcock, Cambridge Univ Press. 1999.
Things Phoenix 1782-1982, by K B Croker, Penshurst Press, 1982.
Indexes of the Fire Insurance Policies of the Sun Fire Office and the Royal Exchange Assurance, 1775-87, by D T Jenkins (booklet and set of fiche).
Fire Insurance Records for family & local historians 1696 to 1920, by David T Hawkings, pub. by Francis Boutle, 2003. ISBN 1 903427 14 2.
* Sugar Beet ...
Report made to the Beet Sugar Society of Philadelphia, by James Pedder, 1836.
Sugar Beet 1933, G F N Battle & W Swannack, Beet Sugar Factories Committee of GB, 1933.
The Sugar Assoc of London - Beet & Cane Contracts 1908 & 1928.
The United Terminal Sugar Market Assoc - Rules & Regulations 1934.
A Short History of British Sugar, pub. British Sugar plc.
* Archaeology relating to sugarhouses and sugar pottery ...
Post-Medieval Archaeology Vol 17 1983 pp1-14 (Catherine M Brooks - Sugar Refining Pottery).
Post-Medieval Archaeology Vol 12 1978 pp30-85 (Pryor & Blockley - Woolwich Kiln).
Post-Medieval Archaeology Vol 38/1 2004 pp17-132 (Divers & Jarrett, etc - Deptford Dockyard).
London Potters, c1570-1710, by Rhoda Edwards, Journal of Ceramic History No.6, George St Press, Stafford, 1974.
Excavations at Chester, 25 Bridge St 2001, Two Thousand Years of Urban Life in Microcosm, by Dan Garner, Chester City Council 2008.
'The Dundee Sugar House, Seagate, Dundee' by David Perry with contributions by Derek Hall and Richard Jones, in Tayside and Fife Archaeological Journal, vol 19-20 (2013-2014), pp103-18.
Early Modern Industry & Settlement [Mortlake], by Sloane & Hoad, Museum of London 2003. ISBN 1 901992 35 7.
Interim, Bulletin of the York Archaeological Trust, Vol 1 no1, Vol 8 no4, Vol 9 no2, Vol 9 no3.
The Fairest Arch in England, Old Ouse Bridge York, by Wilson & Mee, YAT, Dorset Press, 2002. ISBN 1 874454264.
Tracks through Time (London Overground East London Line), Museum of London, 2009. ISBN 978 1 901992 87 8.
The Ultimate Time Team Companion, by Tim Taylor, pp178-181 [Pinney, Nevis], Channel 4 Books 2001. ISBN 0 752261703.
* Genealogy + ...
Ancestral Trails, by Mark D Herber, Sutton Pub., 2000. ISBN 0-7509-2484-5.
Tracing German Speaking Ancestors, AGFHS, 4th ed, 1998, ISBN 0 9514133 8 4.
Tracing your East End Ancestors, by Jane Cox, Pen & Sword, 2011, ISBN 978-1-84884-160-4.
The Local Historian's Glossary of Words and Terms, by Joy Bristow, Countryside Books, 2005. ISBN 1 85306 707 5.
* Others ...
Report of Commissioners to inquire concerning Charities in England for the Education of the Poor Act 58 Geo III c 91. 1822.
The Making of the English Middle Class (London 1660-1730), by Peter Earle, Methuen, 1989. ISBN 0 413 51910 4.
Dutch Primacy in World Trade 1585-1740, by Jonathan I Israel, Oxford University Press, 1989. ISBN 0 19 822729 9.
Trade & Banking in Early Modern England, by Eric Kerridge, Manchester University Press, 1988. ISBN 0 7190 2652 0.
 

...... Links

Those in bold above.
Liverpool ... Love Lane Lives - the film, the history, the blog.
German place finder.
German place name search.
Huguenot website.
IGI / Family Search.
IGI Batch Nos.
London Ancestors (directories, newspapers, etc).
London Lives (early documents online).
Mailing List Archives.
Maps, London, 1859.
Mountravers Sugar Plantation, Nevis, West Indies.
Silvertown pictures including "T&L".
Society of Genealogists.
Tower Hamlets History On Line.
Bryan Mawer