John B Bowers Ltd, 1899-?, Newcastle upon Tyne, wholesale stationers and printers
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Established in 1857 in Buckingham Street by John Bosworth Bowes, and moved to Low Friar Street in 1872. A printing works was built in Fenkle Street in 1885 and the firm became a limited company in 1899.