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A. F. Craig and Co

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1871. Catalogue.
1871. Catalogue.
1871. Catalogue.
February 1911. Marine Boilers.

A. F. Craig of Caledonia Engineering Works, Paisley were ironfounders and engineers.

1868 Company founded by Archibald Fulton Craig

Traded as J. and A. F. Craig and Co

1870s Built a railway locomotive for their own use and it worked until 1966 [1]

1895 Became public company

1905 Advert. Engineers, Ironfounders and boilermakers. Makers of steam engines, sugar mills, castings up to 20 tons etc. [2]

1924 Moved their London office from 12, Old Jewry Chambers, E.C.2, to Abbey House, 2/8, Victoria-street, Westminster, SW.I.[3]

1961 Engineers, ironfounders and manufacturers of specialised machinery including heavy castings, cloth cropping machines, carpet looms, land and marine boilers. [4]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. British Steam Locomotive Builders by James W. Lowe. Published in 1975. ISBN 0-905100-816
  2. Mechanical World Year Book 1905. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p362
  3. The Engineer 1924/06/27
  4. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE