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Mr W A Woolcock and Mr C Hosking conducted their foundry and blacksmith business 1875-c1892, after which Mr C Hosking and Son continued the business on their own account. It is thought this photograph is at the second site of the business, Section 332, Main Street west, where they operated 1882-1905. From left: Mr C Hosking; Mr W A Woolcock; Mr C Hosking (eldest son of C Hosking senior).

Identification

Object type
Image
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Bc 15
Date
circa 1880 to circa 1890
Digitisation ID
2007N_Bc15_WOR_0077
Held In
Coolstore

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blacksmiths,
horse,
labour,
staff,
wagon wheel,
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