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Bryan Johnson (of Chester)

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Bryan Johnson of Flookersbrook Foundry, Chester

1844 The Cole, Whittle and Co business passed to Edward and Bryan Johnson. It was during the partnership of the two brothers that the engineering side of the business was developed.

1861 Mr. Edward Johnson retired, and the business was continued by Mr. Bryan Johnson alone

Manufacturers of machinery and castings for mines and collieries around 1862.

Possibly built a locomotive [1]

1869 Incorporated in Johnson and Ellington

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Sources of Information

  1. British Steam Locomotive Builders by James W. Lowe. Published in 1975. ISBN 0-905100-816