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Gilkes, Wilson & Co of Teeside Engine works, Middlesbrough
1847 Locomotive building commenced largely for the Stockton and Darlington Railway.
1852 Oswald Gilkes left the Partnership with William Bouch, Edgar Gilkes, Isaac Wilson, and Charles Albert Leatham, carried on as Gilkes, Wilson, and Company, at Middlesbrough, Engine Builders and Iron Founders