Note Sir Thos Bernard Birch's contention that his duties as trustee of the Liverpool and London were 'almost nominal' [letter to the editor of The Times 23/2/1857].
Established 1836. Trustees in 1856 Sir Thomas Bernard Birch, Adam Hodgson, S.H. Thompson. Among the 21 Chairmen, Deputy-Chairmen and Directors in Liverpool were William Earle and James Aspinal Tobin.
Daily Southern Cross Vol. XIII Issue 971 17 October 1856 p. 1 Advertisements Column 3.