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British Industrial History

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J. and H. Brookes

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of Cape Works, Birmingham

1866 Company established.

1896 Eureka suspended safety lift[1]

1914 Manufacturers of metal bedsteads and safes. Specialities: Iron, brass and iron and brass bedsteads; fire and burglar-resisting safes. [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1896/01/31]]
  2. 1914 Whitakers Red Book