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George and Edward Thorneycroft

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of Shrubbery Ironworks, Wallsall Street, Wolverhampton

Iron Founders

George Benjamin Thorneycroft went into partnership with his twin brother Edward, and together they established the Shrubbery Ironworks at Horseley Fields in 1824.

1841 The partnership of G. B. and E. Thorneycroft, of Shrubbery Ironworks and Bradley Ironworks, was dissolved[1]

Presumably then became G. B. Thorneycroft and Co

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Jan 02, 1841