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Beck and Candlish

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of Upper Thames St, London EC

1870 Machine Tool makers

Machinists, engineers, tool makers, makers of saw, grinding and sharpening wheels, of Sheffield

1865 Isaac Beck started in business as a general engineer and machine-tool maker, at Providence Works, Brown Street, Sheffield.

1879 of Shoreham St, Sheffield[1]

1881 of Providence Works, Brown St, Sheffield[2]

1896 Owing to the death of his partner, Beck gave up the works.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. White's Directory of Sheffield, Rotherham ..., 1879
  2. Kelly's Directory of West Riding of Yorkshire, 1881