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Thomas Sorby and Sons

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of Mowbray Street, Sheffield, iron and steel merchants

c.1875 Business established

1920 Private company registered.[1]

1928 Thomas Gilbert Sorby was elected Master Cutler[2]

1941 The company had been wound up voluntarily[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. Sheffield Independent - Thursday 22 April 1920
  2. The Times Aug. 22, 1928
  3. The London Gazette 7 October 1941