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Bridge builders, of Crown Bridge Works, West Bromwich
1897 Supplied the 100 ft span Tsitsa steel bridge in South Africa.
The Company was engaged exclusively for a number of years on the manufacture of steel bridges, the majority of which was for export.
1913 Became Braithwaite and Co Engineers
1914 Bridge maker, of Crown Bridge Works, West Bromwich; constructed a railway bridge to span the Ganges, 120 miles above Calcutta; to the design of Sir A. M. Rendel; Cleveland Bridge and Engineering Co shared the work
There is also a reference to 1896/7 Directory: Listed as makers of steam boilers