Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 143,437 pages of information and 230,044 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Cadogan Ironworks

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

of Chelsea

Possibly formerly Cadogan Foundry

1877 Bankrupt. '...In the Matter of John Benham, junior, of the Cadogan Ironworks, Stanley Bridge, King's-road, Chelsea, in the county of Middlesex, Ironfounder, adjudicated Bankrupt ...'[1]

1887 Advertisement. 'Pocock's Patent Iron Buildings, Churches, Cottages, Warehouses, etc. Cheapest, strongest, quickest erected, most durable.— Cadogan Ironworks, Stanley-bridge, Chelsea, S.W. (close to Station).[2]

1889 'The Registrar made a receiving order under a petition presented against George Forman, of Cadogan Ironworks, Pool's-lane, Chelsea, and Upper Phillimore-place, Kensington. The assets are considerable, comprising plant and machinery to the value of about 2000/. and other property.'[3]

1890 Bankrupt. '...George Forman of 1, Upper Phillimore-place, Kensington, Middlesex, and carrying on business at the Cadogan Iron Works, Fools-lane, King's-road, Chelsea, Middlesex'[4]

See Also


Sources of Information