- Also known as
Champante & Whitrow
primary name: Champante & Whitrow
other name: Champante, William
- organisation; British
- Other dates
- 1785-1801 (fl)
- No.2, Jewry Street, Aldgate, London
- Wax chandlers, wholesale stationers and playing card makers. Bill-head in Heal Collection (Heal,111.26) states "Bought of Champante & Whitrow, Jewry Street, Aldgate. All kind of Sealing Wax & Wafers Manufactured. Worsley Black-lead Pencils, Pens, Quills & Pen-knives, Ebony Ink Stands, Blands Liverpool Strap-Cases, Various Colour'd & Marble Papers, & Slates of English Manufacture Warranted Good. Wax and Sperma-cæti Candles. With a Large assortment of Stationary [sic] Wares (Wholesale only) on ye lowest Terms." The bill is dated "London 16 Dec. '85." Heal's annotations on mount: "1793 Directory gives Champante & Whitrow, wholesale stationers at No.1 Jewry Street." Heal,33.28 advertises "Champante & Whitrow's Extra Superfine Dutch Wax. London." Heal's annotations on mount: " 'British Directory' 1793 gives Champante & Whitrow, wholesale stationers at above address, 1 Jewry Street, Aldgate. 'New Complete Guide to London' 1777 gives Wm. Champante, wax chandler, No.4. Minories."
- Kent's Directory for the Year 1794. Cities of London and Westminster, & Borough of Southwark.
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