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Wightman (Chard)

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of Chard, Somerset

John Wood's 1841 map of Chard shows 'Wightman's Brass & Iron Foundry' on Holyrood Street, opposite Holyrood House (John Wightman). A copy of the map is on display in Chard Museum.

Presumably the predecessor of Wightman and Dening of Holyrood Street.

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