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 163,192 pages of information and 245,644 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.

J. and C. Stirling

From Graces Guide
June 1897.

J. and C. Stirling of Hamilton, Lanarkshire built cars from 1897-1903.

Owned by John Stirling

1862 Company commenced trading.[1]

This Scottish coachbuilder built their own bodies and used Daimler and Panhard engines and chassis on their early models. They also imported Clement-Panhard and sold them as Stirling-Panhard or Clement-Stirling.

1897 February. Detailed article on their motor carriage trial.[2]

1897 Acquired by the newly formed Stirling's Motor Carriages

In 1902 the Company was located in the former Kingsburgh's premises in Granton, Edinburgh, where they concentrated on lorries and buses.

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Sources of Information

  1. Dundee Courier - Tuesday 14 December 1897
  2. Automotor Journal 1897/02/17