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Serious Answers Only Please… Brooke Bookmakers / Turf Accountants (now Dissolved)?

BOOKMAKERS / TURF ACCOUNTANTS
originated in Enfield, Middx (London) guessing 1940/50/60’s was opened by either two brothers or a father & brother. can anyone give me more details (especially first names). dates of births/wife names anything general.
I DO NOT NEED INFORMATION ON OTHER BOOKMAKERS – THANKS

Why Are Bookmakers Called Turf Accountants?

your betting on sports on turf

Serious Answers Only Please… Brooke Bookmakers / Turf Accountants (now Dissolved)?

BOOKMAKERS / TURF ACCOUNTANTS
originated in Enfield, Middx (London) guessing 1940/50/60’s was opened by a father & Son (or two brothers?). can anyone give me more details (especially first names). dates of births/wife names anything general.
I have tried a search and a few Enfield Brooke Bookmakers come up, HOWEVER these are now private numbers (they start with 020 8351)
I DO NOT NEED INFORMATION ON OTHER BOOKMAKERS – THANKS
been to companies house, but I don’t think it’s registered there as it has to be a „limited” company