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Joseph Thomas ( -1874) of the Ferryhill Iron Co
1874 Obituary 
Mr. Joseph Thomas, who has for a quarter of a century managed the blast furnaces of the Ferryhill Iron Co|Ferryhill Iron Company, is dead. The deceased was well known in the trade and was greatly respected.