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Bell turners


master brummie
Hi,my great-grandfather was a bell turner on 1911 census,living in Oxford Street.
Does anyone have any ideas who he may have worked for?
Thanks, Sue


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Staff member
Here are the Bell founders from the 1910 Kellys. None very close:, but all accessible
Allcock Bros.24,26&28King Edward's rd
Barwell James Ltd. (established 1784), general brass cock & bell founders, 39 & 40 Great Hampton street
Bisseker Hy. 11 to 15 NewBartholomw.st
Carr Charles Ltd. Grove la. Smethwick
Clews James & Sons Ltd. 195 Aston rd
Jefferies Thomas & Co. 59 Pritchett st
Sheppard Samuel, Fleet street
Watkins Jas. & Co. 12 Holland st.Parade


master brummie
Thanks Mike, at least I know that there were places he could have worked reasonably locally.
Nick, hadn't thought about being anything different, wil review the census.
Thanks both,