Henry Brownbill (Biographical details)

Henry Brownbill (clockmaker/watchmaker; goldsmith/metalworker; Male; 1780 - 1793; fl. c.)

Also known as

Brownbill, Henry; Brownbill, H

Address

opposite the Old Bank in Briggate, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Biography

Watch-maker and silversmith. Issued tokens in Leeds in 1790s. Watch-paper in Heal Collection (Heal,39.135) states "H. Brownbill Watch Maker..." Heal's annotations on mount: "Britten gives: Henry Brownbill of Leeds 1780-'93. Henry Brownbill & Son, 1810. Baillie gives Henry Brownbill of Leeds c.1780-93. Thomas Brownbill of Leeds 1817-'26."