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Charles Alfred Pratt (1868-1919) of F. Pratt and Co
1919 Obituary 
CHARLES ALFRED PRATT was born at Halifax on 5th April 1868.
He was educated at Heath Grammar School, Halifax, and later entered the works of F. Pratt and Co., machine-tool makers, Halifax.
In 1891 he went to open the London office of the business, and in 1897 was appointed a Director of the firm on its incorporation as a limited company.
About four years ago, failing health compelled him to take a less active part in the business, and his death occurred at Lewisham on 7th February 1919, in his fifty- first year.
He was elected a Member of this Institution in 1910.