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William Edward Norbury

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William Edward Norbury (c1845-1906)

1906 Obituary [1]

The death took place on Monday at Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester of Mr William Edward Norbury. He had been associated with the firm of Galloways Limited for over thirty years and had been a director of that firm for the past seven or eight years and he was also a member of the Iron and Steel Institute. Mr Norbury was in his sixty-first year.

1906 Obituary [2]

WILLIAM EDWARD NORBURY died on February 5, 1906, at his residence, Westview, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, at the age of sixty-one. He was for some years a representative of Messrs. W. & J. Galloway and Sons, of which company he became a director in 1893, retaining the position until his death.

He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1877, and was an active member of the reception committee at the Manchester meeting in 1899.

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