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Hope Works, West Bromwich

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of Colley Street, West Bromwich

1857 Advert: 'TO COLLIERY OWNERS. SAFETY with ECONOMY in using MOZARD'S Patent Improved SAFETY MINING LAMPS, which give a brilliant Light and PREVENT EXPLOSIONS, as the Lamp CANNOT BE OPENED WITHOUT EXTINGUISHING THE LIGHT, and for Twelve Hours’ Burning the cost does not exceed One Penny. Manufactured by H. Hodgkinson, 31, Berwick Street. Soho, Sole Agents for South Staffordshire, J. Colley and Sons, Hope Works, West Bromwich.'[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Birmingham Journal - Saturday 15 August 1857