Company: George Binns

Company name: George Binns
Dates in business: 1811-1836

Type of business: drapers

Type of company: Sole trader

  • Sunderland, England

Management of company

George Binns was helped in the shop by his eldest son, Henry, and also, between 1817 and 1824, by his nephew, David Binns.

Company history

In 1811, George Binns acquired a small linen and woollen drapery shop at 176 High Street, Bishop's Wearmouth, Sunderland, England. In 1836, George died and was succeeded by his son, Henry. The shop thereafter traded as Henry Binns.

Records held for George Binns:

FRAS 429
Title: Photocopy and transcript of daily journal of David Binns
Date: 1817-1824
FRAS 430
Title: Photocopy and transcript of biography of David Binns
Date: c late 1880s

Related People and Companies:

Corporation name: Henry Binns
Dates of connection: 1836
Connection type: After 1836, the business traded as Henry Binns.

Access points: Drapers - Retail trade

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