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Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:29 am

A topic for recording information regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield.

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If you have any details of the above company, advertisements, examples of their work, markings, etc., anything that you are willing to share, then here's the place to post it.

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

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Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Ltd. - Sheffield - 1902

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DEATH OF THE MASTER CUTLER

Mr Maurice Rodgers, Master Cutler of Sheffield, died on Monday afternoon. The deceased, who was aged 41, was managing director of Joseph Rodgers and Sons, Limited, one of the leading cutlery establishments in Sheffield.


Source: South Wales Echo - 24th May 1898

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:53 am

The Norfolk Sportsman's Knife by Joseph Rodgers & Sons:


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The Norfolk Sportsman's Knife with its Seventy-five Blades. Most of these are etched or chased with hunting scenes, well-known buildings and persons, including Windsor Castle, Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall, The White House, and portraits of Queen Victoria, The Prince Consort, The Duke of Wellington and others. The scales are of Manila Pearl carved to depict a boar hunt and a stag hunt. It was made for the Exhibition of 1851 and took two years to manufacture.

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

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Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Ltd. - Sheffield - 1896

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:18 am

FIRE AT SHEFFIELD

A fire occurred early on Saturday at the cutlery works of Joseph Rodgers and Sons, Sheffield, which destroyed a large quantity of cutlery, hafting, etc. The damage is estimated at £10,000, most of which was caused by water.


Source: South Wales Daily News - 17th February 1896

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Tue Sep 22, 2020 3:45 am

The works of Joseph Rodgers & Sons Ltd.:

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Wed Sep 23, 2020 4:04 am

An example of the marking of Joseph Rodgers & Sons, including the additional Maltese Cross and Star mark:

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J.R - Sheffield - 1900

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:33 pm

The old firm of Messrs. Joseph Rodgers and Sons, of Sheffield, cutlers, has just been formed into a limited liability company, with a capital of £130,000, in shares of £100, of which half are retained by the partners, of whom, owing to deaths and retirements, there are only two remaining.

Source: County Observer and Monmouthshire Central Advertiser - 7th January 1871

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:28 am

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Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Limited - Sheffield - 1921

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:25 pm

It is announced that Mr Pelskop, a member of the firm of Joseph Rodgers and Sons, Queen's cutlers, Sheffield, has joined the direction of the London and Yorkshire Bank, limited.

Source: The Wrexham Advertiser - 24th May 1873

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Wed Oct 07, 2020 12:24 pm

Another example of the marking of Joseph Rodgers & Sons, including the additional Maltese Cross and Star mark:

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J.R - Sheffield - 1901

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:26 am

Messrs. Joseph Rodgers and Sons, Limited - The annual meeting was held yesterday, in the board room, 6, Norfolk street, Robert Newbold, Esq., in the chair. The same dividend as last year was declared. The retiring directors, Messrs. Joseph Rodgers and Joseph Nelstrop, were re-elected, and Messrs. Allott and Co. were re-appointed auditors.

Source: The Sheffield and Rotherham Independent - 10th February 1877

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Re: Information Regarding Joseph Rodgers & Sons of Sheffield

Postby dognose » Wed Oct 14, 2020 5:21 am

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Joseph Rodgers & Sons - Sheffield - 1828

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