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John Bennett

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of 65 Cheapside, London, maker of Clocks and Watches.

1750 Established by George Bennett at Greenwich.

Incorporated as a Limited Company.

1851 Exhibited various clocks at the Great Exhibition

Later J. Bennett

John Bennett was knighted

1889 Business registered as Sir John Bennett Ltd which acquired the business of the late Sir John Bennett

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