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 148,100 pages of information and 233,633 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

John Parry

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

John Parry (1834-1914)

1834 Born at Beaufort, Mon. the son of George Parry

1914 Died at Forest Hill

1915 Obituary [1]

JOHN PARRY died on December 2, 1914, at his residence at Forest Hill, London, at an advanced age. In his earlier years he was employed as a chemist under his father, the late Charles Parry[2], a metallurgical engineer of note and a prolific inventor. Young Parry was associated, together with his father, in the experiments made in the early days of the basic process by Thomas and Gilchrist. He read many papers before the Institute, and was a frequent attendant at meetings. He was an original member of the Institute.

See Also


Sources of Information