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W. and J. Cole

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of Hope Foundry, St. George's Street, Little Bolton

formerly Thompson and Cole

Presumably the business of William and Joseph Cole

Succeeded Thompson and Cole at Hope Foundry

1854 Listed as Wm & Jph Cole, Hope Foundry, St. George's Street, Lower Bolton, as Engineers and Millwrights.[1]

1878. Hop Foundry for sale. W. and J. Cole who are giving up the business.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1854 History and Directory of Mid Lancashire
  2. Bolton Evening News - Saturday 21 September 1878