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Brass manufacturers plate on a lamp

The firm of I.H. Hetherington & Co. Ltd of Birmingham, England were manufacturers of Brass Lamps, established in 1856.

Company History

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Hetherington & Co listed in the Hulleys Birmingham directory 1893-4. Address 87 Constitiution Street. Also Joseph h Hetherington listed at 40 Brougham Street

hulleys directories are in the birmingham library, used to be on the 6th floor

My ancestors were Hetheringtons - Ivory, bone and wood turners. Joseph born 1819 and John born 1786 and my great grandmother Harriet Louisa Hetherington born 1843 married to william hadkiss/hadgkiss


Brass Carbide lamps - as used on Carriages, Steam engines and early cars (pre electric lamps).

A Brass 'gas' Lamp by Hetherington and Co on a Steam roller

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