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John Houghton (c1832-1902)
1903 Obituary 
JOHN HOUGHTON died in March 1903, at the age of seventy years. He was associated for many years with the Sankey Steel Wire Works of Warrington, of which he was manager. He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1873.