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From the Sussex Advertiser, 26th February 1850

Rickman & Jenner's Lime-works

WANTED a Foreman, and Rockman, or a Lime-burner; he must be thoroughly acquainted with his business, and of good character for temperance, steadiness, and industry.

Apply by letter (post paid), or personally on TUESDAY or FRIDAY, at RICKMAN and JENNER'S office, South Street, Cliffe, Lewes.

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