Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

David Colfox Bolton

From Graces Guide

David Colfox Bolton (1890-1980) of Thomas Bolton and Sons

1913 Built a cyclecar for the 1913 Cyclecar Grand Prix but did not start. Details and illustrations. This was the Bolton-Precision cyclecar 8 h.p. with belt-drive.[1]

1922 M.Inst.Met., Mech. Eng.; Local Director, Thomas Bolton and Sons, Ltd.; b. 1890; s. of Thomas Bolton. Ed. Abbotsholme Sch. Training: University of Birmingham. Career: Responsible for building and equipment of Brass and Bronze Extrusion, Rolling, and Wire-drawing Mills, and the design of various furnaces, of Thos. Bolton and Sons, Ltd., Froghall, Staffs, during the recent War; and in 1920 for their new Diamond Die Manufacturing Works at Parkstone, Dorset; holds patents for "Bright Annealing' Furnace," and "Petrol Turbine." Club: R.A.C., London. Address: Strathearn, Suffolk Road, South,. Bournemouth.

See mention in Motor Sport Magazine]

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