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Albert Janes and Sons

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Furniture maker, of High Wycombe

1869 Mr Janes started business.

Second to Hutchinsons in getting away from ordinary cane and Windsor chairs.

Cited by Charles Skull as one of the first few firms to raise the standard of workmanship.

1928 Janes and Son and Smith in Hamilton Road

1951 Mr R A Janes in charge

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  • Furniture Makers of High Wycombe [1]