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James Howarth & Sons, Edge & Joiners Tools etc. Manufacturers, Broomspring Works, Bath Street & Fitzwilliam Street


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James Howarth, edge tools and joinery tools etc., Broomspring Works, Bath Street, Fitzwilliam Street

Advertisement from Illustrated Guide to Sheffield, Pawson and Brailsford. 1862.



James Howarth & Sons, Broomspring Works, Bath Street, Fitzwilliam Street, the business commenced 1835 joined by his sons in 1863. A leading manufacturer of edge and joiners tools, also hammers, skates, augers. In 1922 acquired by Robert Sorby Tools. 



Forging and grinding at James Howarth, Broomspring Works. 



Rodgers Directory 1841

Howarth, William, edge tool maker, 107 Fitzwilliam Street. 

Slaters Directory 1846

Howarth, James, edge tool maker, 126 Fitzwilliam Street. 

Whites Directory 1852

Howarth, James, edge tool, engravers & diesinkers etc. manufacturers and cast steel drawer 124 Fitzwilliam Street. h. Broom Close, Little Sheffield. 


Advertisement 1858



Advertisement Melville Directory 1859



Advertisement 1889



Whites Directory 1905

Howarth, James, manufacturer of edge & joiner tools, steel, files & skates, Broomspring Works, Bath Street. 




James Howarth & Sons: Tool List: Fourth Illustrated Edition. 

https://archive.org/stream/jameshowarthandsonspricelist4thillused/James Howarth and Sons Price List 4th Illus Ed_djvu.txt




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