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Benjamin Davies

Chairman of Blackrod Local Board: 1873-80 (Conservative)

Born: Lambeth, London 1825

Died: Adlington Hall, Adlington, Lancashire 21 November 1893

Master Bleacher.

Proprietor of Huyton Bleach Works, Adlington, later in partnership with his brother-in-law, James Eckersley as Davies & Eckersley.

County Magistrate.

He was a member the first Board of Governors of Rivington and Blackrod School in 1875.

Director of Williams Deacon's and Manchester and Salford Bank and was a well known figure on the Royal Exchange at Manchester.

Lived at Adlington Hall.

Died at home after catching a cold while out shooting.

Davies Family Tree • pdf


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