Robert Dent and Son (RDB) even have records of the building work they did at Knaresborough Station. This not only gives us information about how the company operated but also the building history of the station itself.
This wonderful Pledge Book kept by pawnbroker George Fettes of Stonegate offer fabulous glimpses of York life in the 18th century. From gold rings to sheets, people traded anything and everything in for money! (PAW)
This is an itemised list of jobs done at Poppleton Villas from the Robert Dent & Son (RDB) collection. This gives us a fascinating insight into the day to day operations (and income) of a York building company.