Thomas Binks (1876 -1895)

Listed at 8 Ralph St Halliwell, 1876-81, Thomas is the brother of John Binks, and uncle to the renowned artist Ruben Ward Binks of Bolton.

Thomas also traded during 1876-81, at 133 Derby Street, 1876-81.

His trading dates are said to be 1876 – 1895.

A pocket watch by Thomas Binks from his time at 133 Derby Street.

A Victorian/Edwardian silver pocketwatch top winding, Birmingham hallmark. Made by F Binks Bolton. Small insert sweep hand.

The watch is likely to be a branded item.

An advert from 1895 for T Binks of Derby Street.