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James Hodgson (d.1904)
1904 Obituary 
JAMES HODGSON, of Britton Place, Ulverston, died in July 1904. He was at one time President of the Barrow Chamber of Commerce, and was a Justice of the Peace and a director of the North Lonsdale Iron and Steel Company. For over thirty years he acted as colliery agent to the Wigan Coal and Iron Company.
He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1893, and was a member of the Reception Committee on the occasion of the Barrow meeting in 1903.