Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 133,376 pages of information and 211,456 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
Richard Wood (1871-1923) of John Wood and Sons (Wigan)
probably the son of John Wood (1840-1912)
Mr. Richard Wood, mining engineer, Wigan and Southport, has died in Liverpool nursing home, the age of fifty-two. He was director of Messrs. John Wood and Sons, engineers ironfounders, and manufacturers colliery plant, of the Barley Brook Foundry. Wigan, and for number of years represented his firm in South Africa, being resident in Johannesburg. He leaves a widow and two children.