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Joseph Charters Brown ( -1904)
1904 Obituary 
JOSEPH CHARTERS BROWN died at his residence at Cleator, near Carnforth, on December 14, 1904. He was largely interested in iron ore mining in West Cumberland, and in coal mining in the Rhondda Valley, South Wales.
He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1874.