Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,124 pages of information and 233,665 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
of Birmingham, factors and makers of silver wire.
1849 Directory: Listed as makers of Silver and Plated Wire
1851 Exhibited weighing machines, mills, draining pipes.
1858 Maplebeck and Lowe (sic) exhibited a variety of well-known articles and a new implement, a patent lawn-mowing and rolling machine, manufactured by Shanks, of Arbroath.
1862 Exhibited draining tools, and agricultural implements.