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Wright and Marvin

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Wright & Marvin gearbox on low level swing bridge at Sharpness Docks

of High Orchard Engineering Works, Gloucester

An old established general engineering company

Offered the Wrimar i/c engine. Manufacture ceased prior to 1950

1958 The company became part of Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Co; the staff were transferred to the associated factory of Gardners[1]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Nov 03, 1958
  • A-Z of British Stationary Engines by Patrick Knight. Published 1999. ISBN 1 873098 50 2