EARLY LEICESTERSHIRE PHOTOGRAPHERS – C-D

 

 

CAIRNCROSS & Co

 

            63 Jarrom Street, Leicester

            WRLR 1914, KL 1916

 

CARLOW, A

 

            Stanley Chambers, 30 Gallowtree Gate, Leicester

            KL 1908

 

CLARE, Harry

 

            20 Granby Street, Leicester

            WRLR 1909

 

CLAYTON, Walter

 

            4 London Road, Leicester

CG 1875, KL 1876, WL 1877, WRLR 1878, WRLE 1880, KL 1881, WRLR 1881

 

            Portland House, London Road, Leicester

WRLE 1887/8, WRLR 1889/90, KL 1891, WRLE 1892

 

            6 London Road, Leicester

            BEL 1888, KL 1888

 

CG 1875, WL 1877 and WRLE 1880 add ‘and at Nottingham.’ WRLR 1878 specifies Greyhound Street, Nottingham.  For Clayton’s advertisement in WRLE 1880, see studio note.

 

COCKSHAW, William Valentine

 

'Engraver, printer and photographic artist' of 18 Welford Road, Leicester, in 1858, and of 17 Marlborough Street, Leicester, at an earlier date. His bankruptcy was reported in The Leicester Journal (19.3.1858) and The London Gazette (29.4.1858 and 10.6.1858).

 

COLE, William

 

See entry for Spell & Sons.

 

COLES, James

 

            4 Grafton Street, Leicester

            LTP 1870

 

COLLINS, H

 

            39 Hamilton Street, Leicester

            BEL 1902

 

CONACHER, T

 

            Kegworth

            BEL 1902

 

See also Conacker, below

 

CONACKER, T

 

            Whatton, Loughborough

            WRLE 1899

 

See also Conacher, above.

 

COOKE, Herbert S, & Co

 

            15 Rutland Street, Leicester

            WRLR 1911, KL 1912

 

COOPER, C W

 

            20 Beatrice Road, Newfoundpool, Leicester

            BEL 1902

 

COOPER, Henry B

 

            18 Abbey Park Road, Leicester

WRLR 1889/90, WRLE 1892, WRLR 1894

 

            9 Belgrave Road, Leicester

            KL 1895

 

            13 Abbey Park Road, Leicester

WRLE 1899, WRLR 1903, KL 1904, WRLR 1906

 

            Abbey Park Road, Leicester

            BEL 1902

 

            15 Abbey Park Road, Leicester

KL 1908, WRLR 1909, WRLR 1911, KL 1912, WRLR 1914, KL 1916

 

COOPER, Henry Bernard

 

            Orton Road, Leicester

            WRLR 1906

 

Listed as a separate entry from Henry B Cooper (above).

 

COOPER, Henry W

 

            13 Abbey Park Road, Leicester

            KL 1895, KL 1899

 

COPE, Henry C

 

Cope has been identified by Bob Hakewill as assistant to Alexander Smith (q.v.) in his Northampton Road studio in Market Harborough in 1891.  The census shows him as aged 17, single and born in Barnsley, Yorkshire. He probably later had his own studio in Pontypridd, where Mari Alderman's online directory of Welsh professional photographers shows a Henry Cope in 1923 and 1926.

 

COPLAND, John

 

            125 Martin Street, Leicester

            KL 1888

 

CORKETT, Frederick

 

See entry for British Photographic Publishing Co, where he served as manager.

 

CORT, W S

 

            8 Church Street, Market Harborough

            WRLE 1899

 

According to Aucott, William Cort was a boot and shoe maker, who branched out into photography. His photographs of the town's new cattle market were published by the 'Market Harborough Advertiser' in 1903, and around 1905 he was running a camera-hire service.

 

COWPERTHWAIT, William

 

            45 Overton Road, West Humberstone, Leicester

            KL 1916

 

COX, A & Co

 

            30˝ Galltree Gate, Leicester

WRLE 1887/8

 

COX, H & Co

 

            30 Gallowtree Gate, Leicester

            BEL 1888, KL 1888

 

COX, John

 

            104 Narborough Road, Leicester

            KL 1916

 

COYNE, Stirling

 

            22˝ Galltree Gate, Leicester

            WRLR 1889/90

 

 

DADFORD, John Lee

 

Itinerant photographer from Leicester, who appeared in court in Oakham, Rutland, in 1899, charged with taking money for photographs that he failed to supply. (Source: The Grantham Journal, 25th February, 1899)

 

DAVIS, S

 

            Market Place, Loughborough

            WND 1864

 

DAVIS & Durrad

 

            18 Granby Street, Leicester

            WL 1863

 

DAY, E A

 

            4 Leicester Street, Melton Mowbray

            KL 1912

 

DE FREYNE

 

            Welford Place Chambers, Leicester

            WRLR 1914   

 

DELACROISE, Emile

 

            117 London Road, Leicester

KL 1899, WRLE 1899, BEL 1902

 

DONN, Samuel

 

            5 Applegate Street, Leicester

            BUL 1867

 

DRAKE, John

 

            57 Asylum Street, Leicester

            WMD 1864, KL 1864

 

DRAYCOTT, John

 

            Sileby, Loughborough

            WRLR 1894

 

DRINKWATER, William Edwin

 

            101 London Road, Leicester

            WRLR 1906

 

DUDGEON, George

 

            51 Hinckley Road, Leicester

KL 1904, WRLR 1906, KL 1908, WRLR 1909, WRLR 1911, KL 1912, WRLR 1914, KL 1916

 

DUDLEY, Horace H

 

            22˝ Granby Street, Leicester

WRLR 1903, KL 1904, WRLR 1906

 

DURRAD, Davis &

 

            18 Granby Street, Leicester

            WL 1863

 

DYKE, Colville

 

            20 Granby Street, Leicester

            KL 1895

 

 

 

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