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William Brown Pickering (c1868-1955) of Hadfields
1955 Obituary 
We have learned with regret of the death of Mr. William Brown Pickering, which occurred at Sheffield on April 25th.
Mr. Pickering, who was eighty-seven, had been associated with Hadfields Ltd. for no less than fifty-four years. He was a director and commercial manager of the company for thirty-one years, and was a past-president of the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce.