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Foreman of Works

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Can you help?

I've recently decifered an ancester's occupation on a marriage certificate in 1913 as "Foreman of Works". Initially i was thinking that this must mean some sort of foreman in a factory, then i did a little research and came up with the idea that it could be a foreman on a building site. Any ideas? Am i on the right lines? He was resident in Colchester at the time (or so the certificate says).

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Hi I'm an Ellesley from colchester the chances are he is part of the small enclave of ellesleys who live in or around nayland ( as i understand it the rest are still mostly in and around surry) I will ask some older members of my family see if they know of him if he was married in 1913 he may of been related to my grandfather.
 

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