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Alfred Wiseman and Co of Birmingham, maker of gears and industrial locomotives
1940 Advertising as Alfred Wiseman and Co., Glover Street, Bordesley.
c.1950 Equipment for overhead wiring for trolley buses - catalogue showed an example of their use in Wolverhampton
During the 1950s Alfred Wiseman & Co supplied type 15RLGB transmissions for 153hp & 204hp shunting locomotives made for British Railways by Barclays of Kilmarnock in 1956-8. They also supplied gears for Baguley-Drewry and Thomas Hill locomotives.