Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,139 pages of information and 233,680 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
John Pears Walton (c1838-1915)
1915 Obituary 
JOHN PEARS WALTON died at High House, Acomb, near Hexham, in April 1915, at the age of seventy-seven. He was connected for nearly half a century with the Fallowfield lead and coal mines. He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1875.