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Wostenholm, George (1800–1876), cutlery manufacturer

Geoffrey Tweedale.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 864 words.

Wostenholm, George (1800–1876), cutlery manufacturer, was born on 31 January 1800 in Sheffield into the fourth generation of a family of cutlers. His father and great-grandfather, both...

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Sustaining a Lead in Cutlery and Tools

Geoffrey Tweedale.

in Steel City

July 1995; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Business History. 15451 words.

As there are undeniable contrasts between the suburbs of Sheffield and its manufacturing districts along the River Don, the character of the city's inner residential suburbs are also marked...

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