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Jonas Brook and Brothers

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of Meltham Mills, Huddersfield

Sewing cotton manufacturers

1885 Fire at Royal Edge Mills, near Meltham. Three weeks previous there was afire at Spring Lane Mill, Hinchcliffe Mill, another of the company's premises [1]

1887 presentation to Edward Brook the senior member of the firm [2]

1896 Company absorbed by J. and P. Coats [3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Huddersfield Chronicle and West Yorkshire Advertiser, Saturday, October 31, 1885
  2. The Huddersfield Daily Chronicle, Wednesday, February 02, 1887
  3. The Huddersfield Daily Chronicle, Thursday, May 28, 1896