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Henry Ricketts

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1873 to 1859.

Glass maker/ blower at the Flint and Bottle Glass Works in Bristol.

Devised a three-part mould in 1821 which allowed consistency in bottle manufacturing.

His company, Henry Ricketts and Co, ran until 1923. [1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Bristol's 'M Shed'