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Crabb

Crabb was one of the longest surviving producers of the concertina, ending only in 1989.

John Crabb who was a cabinet maker originally worked for Wheatstone when he started business with his brother Charles. Charles stayed with Wheatstone, but John left in 1848 and started up Nickolds, Crabb and Co. with another ex-Wheatstone employee. In 1860, J Crabb was a business in its own right.

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