Warehouse Portland Street/Dickinson Street
WAREHOUSES TO BE LET - The handsome WAREHOUSE next Messrs Heugh. Balfour & Co's in Portland-street is in course of completion under the care of Mr Walters, the architect, and may be entered upon immediately. It is replete with all the best fittings and conveniences of a first-class modern warehouse. ... Apply Messrs KEIGHLEY, LEA & THOMPSON 15 Dickins-street, Manchester.
Slater’s Directory of 1863 lists Droege & Co, merchants at 123 Portland Street and Heugh Balfour at 125 Portland Street (Portland Street left hand side Piccadilly to Oxford Street) Watts warehouse was 31-41 Portland street. Gap in numbering between 101 and 123 Portland Street.
Reference Manchester Guardian 8 July 1859 page 1
Reference Manchester Guardian Tuesday 4 May 1858
Reference Manchester Guardian 26 May 1858 page 1
Reference Manchester Guardian Friday 3 September 1858 Page 1 Column 6
Reference Manchester Guardian 10 September 1858 Page 1 Column 5