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Fox Brothers and Refitt

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Fox Brothers and Refitt, machine and tool makers, Dewsbury Rd, Leeds[1].

c.1860 Samson Fox and his brother William Fox and another partner established the firm of Fox Brothers and Refitt, manufacturing special machine tools at the Silver Cross engineering works in Leeds.

Presumably became Samson Fox Brothers

1874 became the Leeds Forge Co

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Sources of Information

  1. White's Directory of Leeds & the West Riding, 1870