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1861 Takes over his father's Crown Inn, Smethwick
1871 Living at The Brewery, Oldbury Road, Smethwick: Henry Mitchell (age 33 born Worcester), brewer and Licenced Victualler and Maltster employing 12 men and 1 Boy. With his wife and four children. Two servants.
1877 Commences building the Cape Hill Brewery and completes two years later