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David Midgley

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of Viaduct Ironworks, Stanningley, nr Leeds

1870 formerly Midgley and Beesley

1885 Mentioned. David Midgley, Wood Nook Boiler Works, Stanningley. Steam Boilers of every description.[1]

1892 Mentioned. David Midgley of Wood Nook Boiler Works, Stanningley, has increased pay and shortened hours for his employees.[2]

see D. Midgley

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Sources of Information

  1. Leeds Mercury - Monday 27 July 1885
  2. Huddersfield Chronicle - Wednesday 06 January 1892