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W. W. Gould and Sons

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of Feckenham Mills, Redditch, Worcs

Successors to George Webb and Sons (established 1743), and Joshua Warrin (USA).

1914 Manufacturers of needles and fish hooks. Specialities: W. Gould's "Star" brand, Gould and Sons' "Lion" brand, Joshua Warrin's "Eagle" brand, Gould and Farr's "G" brand, George Webb and Son's "Needle and Cross Fish Hook" brand, "Filtenax" needles, sewing needles of all descriptions; pack, sail and upholsterers' needles; machine needles; awls, drivers, hooks etc. for the boot and shoe trade; fish hooks for river and sea fishing. [1]

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