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of Bordesley Works, Birmingham, bedstead makers
1841 Patent of Church and Harlow concerning manufacture of joints for metal bedsteads.
1850 Patent to Edward and Henry Peyton of Bordesley for bedstead design.
1851 Co-partnership between Richard Peyton, Jonathan Harlow and Edward Peyton, all of Bordesley Works, Aston, bedstead manufacturers.
1858 Advert for Richard and Edward Peyton, Manufacturers of Iron and Brass Bedsteads, Bordesley Works, Birmingham, reproduced in The New Illustrated Directory Entitled Men and Things of Modern England, 1858.