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Sheila Leather

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c.1898 Born in Oxton, Cheshire[1]

1946 Presumably went into business as Holmes and Leather, employing only women,

1951 Spoke on training in industry at the conference of the Women's Engineering Society[2]

1983 Died in Lincolnshire[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1911 census
  2. The Times, Sep 08, 1951
  3. BMD