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Thomas Thompson (Iron founder)

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An Iron founder

1828 One of the promoters of the Bolton and Leigh Railway

1828 Is this the iron founder of East St, Sunderland - Thomas Thompson?

Presumably a member of Thompson, Swift and Cole and, after 1833, of Thompson and Cole

1862 Death of James Thompson, son of the late Thomas Thompson, ironfounder, Bolton, age 47 years.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Bolton Chronicle - Saturday 18 January 1862