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Thomas Hardcastle

Chairman of Turton Urban District Council: 1901-02

Born: Bradshaw Hall, Bradshaw, Turton c. 1836

Died: Leicestershire 27 September 1902

Bleacher, dyer and calico printer - proprietor of James Hardcastle & Co at Firwood Bleach Works.

Lived at Bradshaw Hall.

Grandson of Thomas Hardcastle, the co-founder of Hardcastle, Cross & Co - Bolton's first commercial bank.

Magistrate and County Councillor.

Anglican - he was Church Warden of St Maxentius, Bradshaw, Turton 1872-93 and gave a great deal of time, resources and money to the building of the new Church.

 

Click for larger image Formal portrait of Thomas Hardcastle.

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Thomas HardcastleHardcastle Family Tree • pdf

 

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