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13 King’s Parade

History of 13 King's Parade


William Brown, 57, tailor and robe maker, b Norfolk


At the end of 1872, the tailoring and robe-making firm of Brown and Sons was in financial difficulties. Josiah Chater was appointed receiver and James Osbourn and Alfred Chater looked over the premises and decided to expand their Market Hill business there and use it as accommodation for James Osbourn.


James Osbourn, tailor and robemaker

Alexander Barham Osbourn


A E Clothier, outfitter

Ernest A Kinsey


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