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"The death is announced as having taken place in a nursing home in London on the 22nd inst., of Mr Reginald Laurence who was, for thirty-five years, the chairman of Laurence, Scott and Co Limited, of Norwich. Mr. Laurence, who was the seventh son of the late Mr. Sidney Laurence, of Clapham Park, was born on February 17th, 1857.
He was educated at Harrow and Dublin, and was subsequently, for some time, in the Cockerill works at Seraing.
He joined the Norwich firm on its formation in 1888."