of Fairfield Ironworks, Holmfield, near Halifax, Yorkshire
See also Fortune and Rushworth.
1919 Advert: ' Fortune Brothers (Limited) have been registered as a private company with a capital of £5,000 in £1 shares (£1,000 preference), to take over the business of tool makers carried on by Messrs. W. H. Fortune, A. Rushworth, and C. R. Fortune, as "Fortune, Rushworth & Co.," Fairfield Ironworks, Shay Lane, Ovenden, near Halifax, and elsewhere. The first directors are Mr. W. H. Fortune and Mr. C. R. Fortune.'
1919 Advertising for a driller for lathe work.
1919 Advertising the sale of a range of tools, including a secondhand Muller automatic turret lathe, secondhand drilling machine, new Fortune hacksaw machines, and new bench vices. Evidently they were tool makers and dealers. 
Sources of Information
-  'Trade Me' website: lathe advertised for sale in Taupo by 'bitman'
- Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer, 25 January 1919
- Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer, 25 September 1919