Foster Brotherton & Co, Timber Merchants Ghost Sign, Stockton

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The remains of this painted sign can be found on the end of the row of houses at St Johns Well.
Stockton Ghostsign
There are mentions of a “Moulding Mill” and ‘Hardwoods of every description stocked” but most of the paint is gone now. Does anyone have any ideas about the company and age of the sign ?

UPDATE : At first I thought it could have been “John B Smith & Co” who had a yard in the area, but many thanks to Ian who has come up with some great additional info and old photo which show its “Foster Brotherton & Co Ltd”

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