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H. and T. Danks of Netherton, Dudley, iron boat and boiler makers.
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1807 Joseph Danks was born in August; he became a blacksmith, who manufactured industrial boilers and iron canal boats
Joseph and his wife had Elizabeth had 3 sons, Edwin, Henry and Thomas, and 3 daughters. The sons all trained and worked as boilermakers 
1840 Company founded.
1850s It appears that Edwin had a dispute with his father and brothers during the mid 1850's, was given £3000 and told to go and farm sheep in Australia. When he returned he established Edwin Danks and Co in direct competition with his brothers.
1896/7 Directory: Listed as makers of iron boats 
1896/7 Directory: Listed as makers of steam boilers 
1907 Private company.
1937 Name changed.
1940 Advert. Boilers
1945 Advert. Installations of foundations, boiler houses, steelwork etc. 'From green fields to production'
1961 Engineers and boiler makers. 300 employees.
1984 Taken over by Edwin Danks and Co