Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 136,336 pages of information and 219,114 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
Pump makers, of Laidlaw Works, Cincinnati, USA
1916 The Worthington Co was incorporated in Virginia, USA. The Worthington Pump and Machinery Corporation took over the International Gas Engine Co (Ingeco) and all of the other subsidiary companies owned by the International Steam Pump Co. The company also acted as sales agent for Henry R. Worthington.
1936 Worthington Simpson a British public company issued preference shares to fund its purchase out of the American parent; agreements were put in place to continue connections with Worthington Pump and Machinery Co of Richmond, VA, USA.