Sir john brown 1862
Sir john brown 1862
John Brown
(1816-1896)

Died aged c. 80

Sir John Brown (6 December 1816 – 27 December 1896), British industrialist, was born in Sheffield. He was known as the Father of the South Yorkshire Iron Trade. - DbPedia

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Commemorated on 2 plaques

Photo of John Brown white plaque
aalford62 on Flickr CC0
Photo of John Brown bronze plaque
Peter Hughes on Flickr